Up next at Nottingham Castle is three outdoor theatre performances where visitors can pack a picnic, blanket and camping chair for fantastic open-air productions:

Friday 21 July | Jane Austen’s Emma

Join the critically-acclaimed Pantaloons Theatre Company for a riotous Regency rom-com. Meet misguided matchmaker Emma as she tries to play Cupid in this hilarious yet faithful new adaptation of Jane Austen’s satirical story.

Thursday 3 August | MacHamLear

Take part in a unique experiment that will answer the question keeping literary scholars up at night… which play is the best the Bard has to offer? In this farcical piece of new writing, Heartbreak Productions pits Macbeth, Hamlet and King Lear against each other.

Monday 28 August | David Walliams’ Bad Dad

Frank and his dad Gilbert navigate their way through car chases and convicts in the struggle to escape the clutches of the local crime lord and clear Gilbert’s name.

Read more and book tickets here…