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Theatre of Widdershins: Treasure Chest Tales

Free event: Book a Ticket

Incorporating music, puppets and audience interaction, Widdershins skilfully brings a series of magical and enchanting stories to life to entertain all ages.

The Treasure Chest Tales take place across two days:

Saturday 17 July
11.15am: The Princess & The Pea
1.15pm: The Hare & The Hedgehog
3.15pm: The Many Legged Musicians of Bremen

Sunday 18 July
11.15am : Granny Dumpling
1.15pm: Nanooshka, Queen of the Goats
4pm: Ug, Bug & Dug

Read more: www.widdershins.co.uk

Duration of each Tale: Approximately 40 minutes


Maximum 6 tickets per booking

This performance will be in the Labyrinth area of Campbell Park. This is at the City/John Lewis end of the Park, between The Milton Keynes Rose and Silbury Boulevard.

Parking: There is ample parking near to Campbell Park in the City Centre at centre:mk Multi Storey Car Park. From here, there is a footbridge into the Park from the City, from Midsummer Boulevard, and through to the underpass and bridge by MK Gallery.

Food and Drink is available in Campbell Park for this event: Food&Drink

This is an outdoor event, please dress for the weather.

Registered Assistance Dogs are welcome, though we ask that you do not bring pets to Festival events. Camping and BBQs are not permitted. So that everyone can view performances, please don’t bring tents, gazebos, windbreaks and large umbrellas. Please do not bring glass and bottles into the Park. Thank you.

Festival Stewards are on site to help you – please approach them if you have any questions. 

Covid-19 Safety

The safety of our audiences, artists, volunteers and staff is our highest priority. As well as following all government and industry guidelines, we’re working closely with specialist safety advisors to ensure all our event locations are Covid-safe and secure for everyone. We will update more information between now and the Festival.

Access information

The Festival aims to be as accessible as possible and welcomes people with disabilities. We always welcome specific access enquiries - you can email us at access@stables.org or call the box office on 01908 280800.

Assistance Dogs Welcome
Assistance Dogs Welcome at this event
British Sign Language interpreted
BSL interpreted
Disabled parking available for Blue Badge holders
Disabled parking available for Blue Badge holders
Drop Off and Pick Up Point available
Customer Drop Off and Pick Up Point is available
Assistive Listening and Hearing Loop available
Seating available
Seating available at this event
Disabled toilets available
Disabled Toilets available
Viewing area
Veiwing area available
Wheelchair Accessible event
Wheelchair Accessible
Family Friendly event
Family Friendly event
Make Some Noise at this event
Make Some Noise
Outdoor event
Outdoor Event

Additional access notes

Drop off and pick up point available at MK Gallery and MK Theatre, walk through to Campbell Park and Stewards will direct you

BSL Interpreted - The Many Legged Musicians of Bremen Sunday 18th July,  3.15pm TBC

Festival Food Traders all have  lowered serving positions and large print menus available 

If ticket availability is showing as Sold Out, please check back again as standby tickets may be released prior to the date of the event.