Exciting, in every senseWe’ve got a breadth of performances, activities and events to excite every passion and awaken every sense.
For your eyes and ears, you’ll find a host of regular performance art including music, comedy and theatre. If you prefer something more hands-on try an arts and crafts session - such as a potters wheel workshop. Our many country gardens will give your sense of smell a floral treat.
You can find out what’s happening, when and where, during your stay by searching our What’s On calendar.
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Learn how to construct a life-size head. These strong and unique 3.D. paper heads are made from recycled materials and tape. In the class follow the stage by stage instructions to develop your own original character with this simple technique. All materials included. Students must bring own lunch, tea/coffee provided.Read More... Find out more »
The workshop starts at 10am where you’ll be individually assigned a potter’s wheel for the duration of the workshop. After tea/coffee, introductions and initial demonstration you will be taken as a group, step by step, through the pot throwing process. Once you have got the hang of things, you will be encouraged to develop at your own pace with individual tutoring as and when required. Around 1pm, a light lunch consisting of bread, cheese, salad and fruit is served. In…Read More... Find out more »
Day 1 The workshop starts at 10am. After tea/coffee, introductions and initial demonstration you will be taken as a group, step by step, through the pot throwing process. Once you have got the hang of things, you will be encouraged to develop at your own pace with individual tutoring as and when required. Around 1pm, a light lunch consisting of bread, cheese, salad and fruit is served. In the afternoon there will be further demonstrations after which you will work…Read More... Find out more »
Led by Sam Amos, Trash Dollys is a dance company that has gained recognition for its imaginative performances and a distinctive contemporary choreographic style. Inspired by the globe’s intimate and charming atmosphere, Trash Dollys are going to transform the venue into another world: eclectic and breath-taking acts will be presented by a ragbag of exceptional dancers. This event will be donation entry.Read More... Find out more »
If you feel you’ve mastered the basics and are looking to take the next step in your bread making then this workshop is for you. Find out how to get a greater depth of flavour in your bread, how to get the crumb you’re after and how to master the art of tackling a really wet dough. We’ll show you how by teaching you the secrets behind our Ledbury Loaf, as well as our award-winning Ciabatta. You’ll leave armed with…Read More... Find out more »
Uncover the history of Croft during the early 20th-century along the old carriage rides with our ranger team and see their recent project to restore the lost and forgotten pathways and walks within Croft’s wood. Taking in un-walked parts of Fishpool Valley which was one of the places involved in the birth of the ‘Picturesque’ movement. Normal admission charge plus event; Adult £3 Booking essential please call 01568 780246Read More... Find out more »
An ideal opportunity for aspiring young potters to work with professional, ceramic artists. Experience ‘hands on’ real clay with an exciting variety of making techniques. A different theme every time includes either a go on the potter’s wheel or work with coloured slips. The 1 ½ hr sessions take place throughout the day and are designed to suit either 4-8yrs and 9-12yrs. Small friendly groups ensure maximum attention from our experienced team of potters, always on hand to guide and…Read More... Find out more »
A major work from the remarkable partnership of playwright and poet Bertolt Brecht and composer Kurt Weill. Mahagonny is a satire on money, morality and pleasure-seeking among the dubious citizens of a fictional city. The richly varied, jazz-infused score, influenced by ragtime music, includes irresistible melodies as the “Alabama Song” and many dramatic ensembles.Read More... Find out more »
Debbie Coplans, who owns the highly creative Hibiscus Room in Hereford which is Castle House’s florist, will show how to make a beautiful and lasting table arrangement using the freshest Spring Flowers, perfect for Easter. Ticket: £45 includes the workshop, all materials, flower arrangement, two-course lunch and coffees.Read More... Find out more »
Don’t miss a stellar cast led by Mark Strong (The Imitation Game; Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy) in the Young Vic’s ‘magnetic, electrifying, astonishingly bold’ production. The great Arthur Miller confronts the American dream in this dark and passionate tale. In Brooklyn, longshoreman Eddie Carbone welcomes his Sicilian cousins to the land of freedom. But when one of them falls for his beautiful niece, they discover that freedom comes at a price. Eddie’s jealous mistrust exposes a deep, unspeakable secret –…Read More... Find out more »