Northampton Borough Council
Northampton Borough Council

Music, dance and drama

Antony & Cleopatra by William ShakespeareAntony and cleopatra

Thursday 27 July – Saturday 5 August 
(No performance Sunday 30 July)
Abington Park Museum

Antony & Cleopatra is one of Shakespeare’s great love stories but ends in tragedy. Performed by the Masque Theatre troupe in period costume, this is an outdoor performance in the museum’s courtyard.
Please bring warm/waterproof clothing.  If the production has to be terminated during or after the interval due to weather conditions, refunds will not be given.
Tickets will be available on the door from 7pm.
No advance bookings.
Cash or cheque only.
Adults £10 
Concessions £9 (Including members and patrons of Masque Theatre)
Children £6 (Aged 16 or under)
Family ticket £28 (Two adults and two children)


The Canterville GhostCanterville ghost

Saturday 21 October
Abington Park Museum

Enjoy comedy and chills in this original adaptation of the charming Oscar Wilde tale, written especially for children and young families. Spooky goings-on and eerie incidents are terrifying the new inhabitants of Canterville Chase. Will the ghost of Sir Simon drive them away, or can the mischievous spirit finally be laid to rest? This one-man show, featuring plenty of audience participation and character changes, is guaranteed to raise more than just a ghost of a smile! Presented by Don’t Go in the Cellar, starring Phil Jennings, written by Jonathan Goodwin and directed by Gary Archer. Suitable for children aged five and above.
(Refreshments served from 2pm. Performance 2.30-3.30pm).

Adult £10
Child under 16 £8
Family ticket for four (two adults and two children) £30


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