Handling the Bard in Hoghton

Four actors, four bicycles, 40 characters and a 926-mile adventure.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 7th July 2013, 3:00 pm

For two months, the HandleBards, an all-male troupe of travelling players, will be travelling from Glasgow to London, carrying with them all the set, props and costumes needed to perform some of Shakespeare’s greatest plays.

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Join them at Hoghton Tower this month where they will be performing Romeo and Juliet on Friday, 19 and Twelfth Night on Saturday, 20.

Doors open 6pm for picnics with the performances beginning at 7pm

Tickets, priced at £12 for adults and £10 for concessions, are available from Ticketline www.ticketline.co.uk or by phoning 0844 888 9991.