Childerley Own Events
FORTHCOMING CHILDERLEY EVENTS
Monday 10 April - Childerley Gardens Open - supporting St Michael's Church, Caldecote
Sunday 21 May - Childerley Gardens Open
2 - 5 pm
Tickets at gate: £5 Adults, children under 16 free
Well behaved dogs on leads welcome.
Friday 14 July - Opera in the Long Barn with picnic interval in the gardens
Donizetti's The Elixir of Love
Childerley and the Cambridge Summer Music Festival are delighted to welcome back to a revised layout in the Long Barn the opera company Wild Arts who will bring their trademark effervescent storytelling to one of the great Italian operas - Donizetti's 'The Elixir of Love.
Fully staged in costume, sung in English, directed by Guido Martin-Brandis, and with chamber orchestra conducted by Orlando Jopling, this sparkling comedy of the hapless Nemorino, hopelessly in love with the beautiful Adina, will be brought to life by an outstanding young case of of singers from major opera houses, including rising star soprano Galina Averina. Come and enjoy an evening full of tunes, romance and mischievous comedy. Put the the date in your diary now. Tickets on sale shortly. To gain early bird access to tickets, become a Friend of Cambridge Summer Music Festival or contact Childerley to get alert of opening of box office.
Gardens open from 4.30 pm; Curtain up 6.30 pm
75 minute picnic interval.
Tickets on sale shortly (£20 - £50) Becomeo get early-bird access to ticket sales.
Thursday 20 July - Picnic Performance Shakespeare in the Garden
A Midsummer's Night Dream
Gardens open from 5.30 pm. Curtains up 6.30 pm
Picnic performance, bring your own rugs
Durham University's Castle Theatre present an uplifting fun performance for all the family
Buy your tickets HERE.
General Information for all Events:
DIRECTIONS - CB23 8BA. Don't rely on Satnav alone. Make sure you approach from the St Neots Road (old A428) between Caldecote and Cambourne and refer to directional map.
PARKING - There is good parking for cars and bicycles. On arrival, please follow the signage.
To receive more information on Childerley events, send an email with your contact details and we will add you to our mailing list.
Shakespeare in the garden - Thursday 7 July
Opera- Cosi fan Tutti - Long Barn - Friday 15 July
Private Garden Tours:
We are delighted to arrange private tours for small Garden Groups or Societies with the opportunity to meet the Childerley Gardeners and enjoy refreshments suitable to the time of your visit.
To find out more and to arrange a visit, please contact the Childerley office by email or calling 01954 211433.