Open Air Theatre "Great Expectations at Wells House and Gardens"

Wells House & Gardens in conjunction with Chapterhouse Theatre are delighted to present the Dicken's classic “Great Expectations”

Enjoy Charles Dickens’ unforgettable story of love, family and friendship set in the depths of Victorian England. From the haunting marshlands of Kent to the bustling streets of Victorian London, this epic tale follows the fortunes of a young Pip as he falls in love, finds his fortune and makes his way in the world. This beautiful romantic tale is brought to life with traditional music, full period costume and a whole host of colourful characters, from the dangerous convict Magwitch to the elusive Estelle and of course, the eccentric and mysterious Miss Havisham. Join family and friends to follow Pip’s adventures of discovery and expectation in Dickens’ best loved tale

The recommended arrival time for the show at Wells House & Gardens is 6.30pm to allow you to get parked and to find a picnic space.

These events will go ahead even if there is rain. They will not be cancelled unless there are severe weather forecasts.

People are asked to consider the weather when dressing for the event.

There will be a small space to allow seating for the elderly or special needs and you are asked to bring your own seating or blankets. It is wheelchair accessible.

This is an outdoor event, so please bring a blanket and cushions to sit on.

Please present your ticket on arrival.

Sat 22nd Jul 2017