Events at Thirlestane Castle

A Midsummer Night’s Dream - Open-Air Theatre

A Midsummer Night’s Dream - Open-Air Theatre


Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star-crossed lovers, playful fairies and hilarious travelling players.

Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes, a wonderful musical score and enchanting woodland creatures come together to make this an evening of unmissable summer garden theatre.

Picnic with family and friends in the picturesque surroundings of Thirlestane Castle for the perfect evening of magical theatre in magical surroundings.

Refreshments will be available to purchase on the night.

Please bring low-backed seating or a rug to sit on.

This is an all-weather outdoor event so please come prepared with waterproofs or sunscreen. Only in exceptional circumstances will the performance be cancelled and refunds offered.