Picnic Parties

Picnic Parties: Enjoy your own picnic (a Tolethorpe tradition) before heading into the auditorium to sit back, relax and be entertained. The picnic slope overlooks classic English parkland with historic Tolethorpe Hall and the Rutland Open-Air Theatre in the background.

Grounds open at 12.00pm for matinée performances and 5.00pm for evening performances.

Sorry no barbecues allowed.

 

Ready-Prepared Picnics for evening performances: You can now order a ready-prepared picnic to add to your enjoyment of a Tolethorpe theatre night out. These are only available in the evenings and there is a choice of two picnics:

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STAMFORD SHAKESPEARE
SEASON 2017

One of Europe's finest open air theatres

The Stamford Shakespeare Company present an annual season of plays in June, July and August at Rutland Open Air Theatre in the grounds of historic Tolethorpe Hall.

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BOOK TICKETS ONLINE

When the box office is open you can...

Book tickets 24 hours a day on our secure online box office. Alternatively, call the box office on 01780 756133 (9.30am-8pm, Mon-Sat)

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DINING AT
TOLETHORPE HALL

Making the most of your theatre night out

Enjoy a pre-performance buffet meal in the charming dining rooms of historic Tolethorpe Hall. You can choose from a varied selection of starters, carved meats, fresh fish, savoury flans and salads.

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WHAT OUR VISITORS SAY

"I laughed all the way through. A very uplifting experience. Tom jones"
Lynne

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"I just wanted to say how much I enjoyed the matinee performance of Romeo and Juliet."
Emma

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"I have been a huge fan of Tolethorpe for many years and last nights performance of Henry V was outstandingly good"
Elizabeth

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"We hugely enjoyed our evening including a rattling good performance of Hamlet."
Richard Todd OBE

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