|Join us on Easter Monday to enjoy scenes from Mansfield Park in the garden of the house where she created the novel.|
Ruffled Umbrella, a theatre company who create theatre that captivates and surrounds an audience perform scenes from Mansfield Park in the Garden.
There will be two short scenes which will be performed in the morning. The same two scenes will be repeated in the afternoon.
Scene 1: 11.00am & 2:00pm
Two conversations between Mary & Henry Crawford
Having decided to extend his stay at Mansfield, Henry Crawford sets himself the challenge to make Fanny Price fall in love with him. This challenge however, has unexpected consequences when Henry Crawford finds himself in love with Fanny Price.
Scene 2: 12 noon & 3.00pm
Conversation between Sir Thomas Bertram & Fanny Price
Despite being unsuccessful in his proposals to Fanny Price, Henry Crawford has sought permission from Sir Thomas Bertram to ask for her hand in marriage. Sir Thomas informs Fanny of Henry Crawford’s declaration and his approval of the idea, much to her horror.
Museum entrance fee applies. No additional charge
This event may move indoors if weather is cold or inclement.