Written by Shakespeare in his later years, The Winter’s Tale is an intriguing mix of drama and comedy.
Sparked by an obsessive envy of a perceived relationship between his Queen and his oldest friend, Leontes the King of Sicilia sets in motion a train of events which affect two kingdoms and two generations
There is jealousy and joy, revenge and romance, loss and discovery, remorse and revelry, and an amazing revelation.
Tremendous entertainment for a Summer evening from this premier professional all-male company.
The Festival Players Theatre Company is a professional theatre company delivering the best in open-air Shakespeare, committed to presenting the very best in touring theatre.
If the weather is kind why not have a picnic on the Millenium Green or outside the railway carriage before the performance – our Café/Bar will be open beforehand offering teas, coffees, a selection of drinks and ice creams.