Storyhouse Outdoors

A magical summer of outdoor experiences
  • Most events £10 or under
    See individual events for more details
    10% off for Storyhouse Members
  • Grosvenor Open Air Theatre Tepee, Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre, Grosvenor Park- Pavilion

What's happening in Storyhouse Outdoors?

Storyhouse is heading outdoors for a busy summer of events for everyone – from families to music fans, comedy lovers and more – at the atmospheric Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre village. Join us for a fantastic festival feel – drop in throughout the summer to enjoy craft beer, gin slushies and fresh wood-fired pizza at the Tepee Bar too, with a relaxed atmosphere at Bavarian beer hall-style tables.

Here’s what’s on so far…more events will be announced soon!

Storyhouse Outdoors
On Stage The Giant Balloon Show
Fri 11am, 12.30pm, 2pm
Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre

Take everything you know about balloons; twist that into a theatrical experience, add an award winning clown and an 80’s soundtrack and you have The Giant Balloon Show!

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Activities Rhymetime at Grosvenor Park
Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre

Join us at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre for some fun rhymes and stories with the library team. Suitable for younger children and toddlers.

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Activities Teddy Bears Picnic
Mon 12.30pm
Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre

Sit with your furry friends and enjoy your picnic in our beautiful Open Air Theatre with storytelling and colouring in.

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On Stage DIG!
Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre

As the sun comes up on a new day, the garden wakes up! Join us for a gentle first theatre experience, perfect for the very young with music, rhythm and singing.

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On Stage Acoustic Nights: Anna Jane Houghton plus support from Dave Roberts

Melodic poetry and delicate reverb-soaked guitar melodies from singer-songwriter Anna Jane Houghton with support from Dave Roberts.

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On Stage Comedy Night
Grosvenor Open Air Theatre Tepee

Enjoy a night of raucous comedy, with craft beer and gin slushies on tap and fresh pizzas from our wood-fired pizza oven.

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Cinema Sheffield Adventure Film Festival on Tour 2022
Movie Theatre

1hr 42 | A selection of the most popular films from this year’s festival, including the most exciting voices and athletes from the worlds of climbing, biking, running and the water.

Cinema Fire of Love (PG)
Movie Theatre

1hr 33 | Fire of Love tells a story of primordial creation and destruction, following two bold explorers as they venture into the unknown, all for the sake of love.

On Stage Jodi Picoult and Jennifer Finney Boylan – Mad Honey
Storyhouse Theatre

Join bestselling authors Jodi Picoult and Jennifer Finney Boylan as they discuss their new novel MAD HONEY – a moving and powerful exploration of the secrets we keep and the risks we take in order to become ourselves.

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Activities Forgotten Voices – Workshop
Garret Theatre

Ever wanted to write a play about your family? Don’t know where to start? This writing workshop will help begin the journey. 

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On Stage Angel by Henry Naylor
Garret Theatre

In 2014 Kurdish families were fleeing Kobane to avoid the inevitable ISIS onslaught; Rehana stayed to fight and defend her town. Now, this legendary story comes to the stage in Henry Naylor’s award winning play.

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On Stage DREAM – Ballet Cymru
Storyhouse Theatre

Working with Award-Winning instrumentalist and composer Frank Moon, Ballet Cymru have created a magical, gender bending world of fairies, lovers, and bewitching enchantment.

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On Stage Cowboy Junkies
Storyhouse Theatre

Sometimes revolutions begin quietly. Cowboy Junkies combine folk, blues and rock in a way that’s never been heard before. 

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Activities ….But it’s special to ME!’
Garret Bar

During this fun, interactive session, children will learn about the value of their voice, they’ll be given a platform and an opportunity to be heard talking and listening.

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Activities I’m not a stick, why can’t you see?
Storytelling Room

This session explores the power of spoken word. Together, we explore the classic Julia Donaldson tale of Stick Man and creative alternative adventures for stick man and his family.

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Cinema The Feast (18)

1 hr 33 | When a wealthy family and their guests gather for a dinner party in the remote Welsh countryside, they have little idea of what awaits them.

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