The Roman Theatre

The Roman Theatre
Gorhambury Estate, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 6AH
  • Telephone 01727 840285
  • Admission Adults £2.50; Students and Seniots £2; Ages 5–16 £1.50; under 5s free; School groups £1 per student/teacher.
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  • Website www.gorhamburyestate.co.uk/The-Roman-Theatre
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This Roman theatre, dating from around AD 140, is unique in that it's the only remains of its kind in Britain to be a theatre and not an amphitheatre. The current ruins were excavated in 1847 and 1935 and refurbished in 2014 for better disabled access.

Events at this venue

There are 2 events at this location

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The Birds

Arisophanes' wonderful Greek comedy presented by Best Theatre Arts in association with OVO and set in the beautiful surroundings of the Roman theatre.

Mon 17 Jul

£3–£12 / 01727 840285

Tue 18 Jul

£3–£12 / 01727 840285

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Shakespeare's classic tale of young lovers and warring fairies is given a unique and irreverent twist as OVO remixes the play in a darkly comic musical production set in a child's imagination.

Thu 13 Jul

£8–£17.50 / 01727 840285

Fri 14 Jul

£8–£17.50 / 01727 840285

Sat 15 Jul

£8–£17.50 / 01727 840285

…and 3 more dates until 22 Jul

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