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Newbury Spring Festival presents…

Sound Beginnings: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Sunday 8th May 2022, Sheepdrove Eco Centre, Lambourn, RG17 7UU

Adults £7.50 / Children 5 years and over £5 / Under 5’s FREE

  • A drawing of small pink creatures with wings and mythical garments amongst the grass on the ground.

Join us in the beautiful surroundings of The Sheepdrove Eco Centre for this special family-friendly performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream with music from Weber and Mendelssohn, arranged for two pianos.

This comedy, based on Shakespeare’s play, will be brought to life with music and projected images while the story is told in a version suitable for younger audiences.

Sound Beginnings offers a relaxed environment in which to introduce children and adults to classical music.

After each performance, there’s the chance to stay on for lunch or afternoon tea. (Please note guests should bring their own refreshments).

Information about your visit

Newbury Spring Festival events have gone on sale at full capacity with no social distancing. Should government or industry guidelines change, we will update visitor information and will contact all those who have booked tickets.You can read more about your visit here

Duration: 1 hour (approx)

Sponsored by The Sheepdrove Trust

Mikhail Kazakevich - piano
Elena Zozina - piano
Richard Morris - narrator

Guests are welcome to bring their own lunch or afternoon tea, and stay on after the performance to enjoy the beautiful buildings and grounds of Sheepdrove.

Photographer on site

Please note, some events throughout the festival will be filmed and photographed for promotional materials, this may include shots of the audience at times. If you do not wish to be included, please do let us know in advance of the performance.