An Audience with Henry VIII – Outdoor Theatre

Sep 10
10th September 2022

Witness His Majestry recount the events of his long reign as he performs live at Grimsthorpe's Outdoor Theatre. The year is 1544 and King Henry, the Eight of that name, is engaged upon Royal Progress about his Realm and has halted here to afford his Loyal Subject the opportunity to have 'audience' with their Soverign Lord and King. You are invited to becoming King Henry VIII's Loyal Subject and petition him or question him on ANY related subject during this interactive outdoor theatre performance, telling the tale of his wives, children and life in reign. Enjoy a pitch-perfect performance as a member of the fomidable Monarchs audience to question him on his sixth marriage, to Queen Catherine Parr, his health, his views, and much more, in the shadow of the impressive Lincolnshire castle. Food and drink will be available throughout your visit, and you are recommended to bring your own chair to sit in theatre style.

  • Cafe / Tea RoomCafe / Tea Room
  • RestaurantRestaurant
  • Guided ToursGuided Tours
  • WifiWifi
  • ParkingParking
  • AccessibleAccessible
  • ToiletsToilets
  • Gift ShopGift Shop
  • Dogs WelcomeDogs Welcome
  • Groups WelcomeGroups Welcome
  • Coach ParkingCoach Parking

opening times

Gates open
Show duration
17:30 - 20:30

entry & prices

Child (12 - 16)
Family (2 adults, 3 children)

Suitable for children aged 12+

more information

Grimsthorpe Castle Park and Gardens

Estate Office



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