Events

06 August 2021
7:30pm
The Barber of Seville

Ford & Etal Estates is hosting two open-air opera performances this summer in the spectacular setting of Ford Castle courtyard. Tonight Opera Brava, Britain’s leading outdoor touring opera company, will present The Barber of Seville.   Written in three weeks, Rossini’s masterpiece is one of the wittiest and most immediately appealing comic operas in the…

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The Barber of Seville
07 August 2021
7:30pm
The Marriage of Figaro

Ford & Etal Estates is hosting two open-air opera performances this summer in the spectacular setting of Ford Castle courtyard. Tonight Opera Brava, Britain’s leading outdoor touring opera company, will present the Marriage of Figaro, probably the most perfect and popular opera.   In this joyful farce we witness the foibles and intrigues used to…

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The Marriage of Figaro
02 September 2021
7:30pm
The Importance of Being Earnest

The Northumberland Theatre Company are performing The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, in Etal Village Hall, at 7.30pm on Thursday 2nd September. The play tells the story of two young bachelors, John ‘Jack’ Worthing and Algernon ‘Algy’ Moncrieff, who create alter egos named Ernest to escape their tiresome lives. They attempt to win…

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The Importance of Being Earnest
25 October 2021 – 31 October 2021
The Famous Scarycrow Trail

The famous SCARYCROW TRAIL has been running for over 10 years and causes great excitement amongst visitors and locals. Follow the trail of weird and wonderful ‘Scarycrows’ around the villages, awarding them scores as you go. Pick up a score sheet from one of the village shops, the railway or the Visitor Centre. Hand in…

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The Famous Scarycrow Trail

August 2021

The Barber of Seville
06 August 2021
The Barber of Seville

Ford & Etal Estates is hosting two open-air opera performances this summer in the spectacular setting of Ford Castle courtyard. Tonight Opera Brava, Britain’s leading outdoor touring opera company, will present The Barber of Seville.

Read more
The Marriage of Figaro
07 August 2021
The Marriage of Figaro

Ford & Etal Estates is hosting two open-air opera performances this summer in the spectacular setting of Ford Castle courtyard. Tonight Opera Brava, Britain’s leading outdoor touring opera company, will present the Marriage of Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

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September 2021

The Importance of Being Earnest
02 September 2021
The Importance of Being Earnest

Oscar Wilde's famously trivial comedy comes to Etal.

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October 2021

The Famous Scarycrow Trail
25 October 2021 – 31 October 2021
The Famous Scarycrow Trail

Follow the Scarycrow Trail and help judge which one is the best this year!

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