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Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre

Open today: 00:00 - 19:30
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First time at the open air theatre, I started planning next year's visit before the secing half. We... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kimberley T
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Swallows and amazons

We visited yesterday to watch swallows and amazons - absolutely brilliant. Great actors and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Grosvenor Park | Vicars Lane, Chester CH1 1QQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First time at the open air theatre, I started planning next year's visit before the secing half. We watched a much ado about nothing. It was just fantastic, the actors couldn't have done a better job, some if the best live performers I have ever...More

Thank Kimberley T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited yesterday to watch swallows and amazons - absolutely brilliant. Great actors and musicians. Got the children involved in the show and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. Would definitely recommend. My only comment is where are the recycling bins? So many people had wine...More

Thank trevel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! Had an amazing night watching Shakespeare's Much a do about Nothing. The setting us is idyllic as it is open air. Got a lovely warm welcome from the staff, we pre ordered a chicken picnic and it was very tasty and well thought out...More

1  Thank fran769
Reviewed 14 March 2018

I had a great experience. The open air theatre is very nice. The show was great and the performers excellent.

1  Thank francescaitaly2018
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Saw A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Julius Caesar as part of this summer’s Grosvenor Park season. The opens air productions are a highlight of summer in Chester. Wonderful, friendly and relaxing atmosphere, excellent productions and performances, helpful staff. If you’ve not experienced this yet I...More

Thank Chester_UKCitykid
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

I watched A Midsummer night's dream with a friend and her 9 year old daughter. This was the first time any of us had been to a performance there. The acting was really good, everyone in the audience got involved. We booked picnic seats which...More

2  Thank Suzanne O
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We saw Julius Caesar. Everything about the play was professional and expertly done. Waiting to go in was part of the experience with everyone talking to each other. This continued inside. I have never known total strangers be so friendly and accommodating. We took our...More

Thank walt1_10
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I visited the Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre for a performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream with my wife and two friends and what an amazing evening we enjoyed. The atmosphere was brilliant with not a spare seat. The performance was amazing, the direction superb...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Every year I book tickets for the open air theatre as a magical moment of the summer. I plan the picnic, select a group of friends and watch the weather hourly (so far lucky). I arrive on the dot to soak in the atmosphere and...More

Thank JoelHLondon
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We went to an evening performance of Julius Caesar, took a picnic and raincoats. It was a brilliant performance in the round, easy to see and hear and great effects. It's a very relaxed setting and such a different experience to sitting indoors in a...More

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13 September 2015|
Response from CPerforms | Property representative |
The theatre season runs through July and August only. Full programme and dates available on the theatre's website.
8 September 2015|
Response from CPerforms | Property representative |
The main entrance to the park is on Vicar's Lane. It's a pedestrian entrance only but the NCP Pepper Street is very close by. There are a number of hotels in Chester City Centre that are all close enough to walk to the park.