The Festival Players in the Abbey Garden
Outdoor theatre in the Abbey Gardens - the perfect way to spend a summer's eve...
On Sunday 9th August 2020, The Festival Players return to Tresco once again for one of our annual highlights: outdoor theatre in Tresco Abbey Garden.
To celebrate their 35th Year of touring, Festival Players will be sharing Shakespeare’s most popular History Play, HENRY V.
After a rebellious and spirited youthhood , carousing in the taverns of London, Prince Hal takes on the responsibility of Kingship and leads his troops, of low and high station, across the Channel to do battle with the French at Agincourt. Follow the charismatic King Henry the Fifth in this stirring tale of leadership, bravery, humour, and love; two hours of exhilarating entertainment for a summer’s evening.
Open Air Theatre on Tresco
We're a hardy bunch, so our open air theatre productions will go ahead no matter the weather, so do come prepared...
Bring whatever you need for a cosy evening. Warm woollies, blankets waterproofs and insect spray!
Bring your own seat - Some chairs will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own chairs, rugs or cushions if you wish
Gather a posse! Bring friends and family the more the merrier for a Miracle night out!
Arrive Early - Pick a great spot and enjoy the beautiful surroundings
Bring a Torch - It’s very helpful to safely find your way back to your cottage/boat!
Bring a Picnic - Refreshments will be available, but you are also welcome to bring your own picnic