Tag: Theatre In The Park

Neville’s Island @ The Theatre In The Park, Chichester

The sun, in my experience at least, always shines on Chichester. This is my third trip this year to the Festival Theatre and each time the weather has been kind. As we stroll toward the gorgeous Theatre In The Park the sun is shining. People are walking dogs and the whole scene is rather idyllic. What a way to start a Friday evening! Continue reading

BARNUM @ The Theatre In The Park, Chichester

Could there be a more perfect show to christen Chichester’s Theatre In The Park? Certainly Barnum feels right as we walk through Oaklands Park toward what is, let’s be honest, a state of the art tent. Continue reading

PREVIEW: Barnum @ Chichester Festival Theatre

tumblr_inline_mmdj9n5PRt1qz4rgpWhen your main auditorium is being thoroughly refurbished and upgraded (when we were there last week it seemed like everything bar the outer walls was gone), how do you go about staging a major musical with a sizeable cast and a lot of action? If you’re Chichester Festival Theatre, you head across the road and build a state of the art temporary performing space in a park. Then you decide to put on the perfect show. Continue reading

COMING SOON Chichester Festival Theatre 2013 Season part 1 – Theatre In The Park

tumblr_inline_mjhwutXU8w1qz4rgpI’ve always felt that I’m lucky to have been born and raised in Portsmouth (and you won’t often hear people say that), not just because of the wealth of great theatre, both professional and ‘amateur’ in this city, but also because we’re so close not only to The Mayflower in Southampton but also to the wonderful Chichester Festival Theatre! Continue reading