Outdoor Shakespeare production is coming to Harrogate this summer with Oddsocks

Lovers of live performance are in a treat this summer with the welcome return of a Harrogate International Festivals favourite next month.

Thursday, 3rd June 2021, 10:36 am
Updated Thursday, 3rd June 2021, 11:02 am
Oddsocks Productions, famed for their fun-filled performances of Shakespeare classics, will be bringing their outdoor version of the Bards The Comedy of Errors, to Harrogate next month.

Oddsocks Productions, famed for their fun-filled, high-energy performances of Shakespeare classics, will be bringing their outdoor version of the Bard’s The Comedy of Errors, to Harrogate for two nights on Tuesday, July 6 and Wednesday, July 7.

This family friendly adaptation of a Shakespeare classic. which will be staged in the grounds of RHS Harlow Carr, is one that is full of fun with plenty of audience participation.

Sharon Canavar, Harrogate International Festivals Chief Executive, said: “We are delighted to be bringing Oddsocks Productions back to Harrogate this July.

“So many people have told us that one of the things they have missed most during Covid is the magic of live entertainment, and they can’t wait to get back out to them.

“Oddsocks Productions have a unique talent of making Shakespeare highly enjoyable.

“This is a feel-good family theatre show, and one that is made even better by its outdoor surroundings.

“So pack your picnic and join the crazy theatre troupe for a festival of music, magic and mayhem

As this is an outdoor event, the audience is asked to dress appropriately for the British weather, and the make the most of the event, picnics, rugs and deckchairs are also highly recommended.

Tickets are available from the Harrogate International Festivals’ online box office at www.harrogateinternationalfestivals.com/

About Harrogate International Festivals

Harrogate International Festivals is best-known for its summer season of international music, and producing the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival, alongside a host of events across the year including Berwins Salon North, chamber coffee concerts, and the Raworths Harrogate Literature Festival.

Further information about Harrogate International Festivals – and its calendar of activities – is available from its website, https://harrogateinternationalfestivals.com/

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