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
Activities Alice’s Adventure
Grosvenor Park- Pavilion

Grosvenor Park is the spellbinding backdrop as audiences are transported to Wonderland in this curious storytelling adventure.

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Activities Storyhouse Languages at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre
Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre

An relaxed afternoon of international music, performance and storytelling at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre.

On Stage Acoustic Nights: Toria Wooff plus support from Amy Antrobus
Grosvenor Open Air Theatre Tepee

An enchanting night of acoustic sounds inside the tepee at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre with Chester based singer-songwriter Amy Antrobus and folk-rock singer-songwriter Toria Wooff.

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On Stage Daniel Kitson – Outside
Grosvenor Park

Daniel hasn’t been on stage for over 2 years. And, to be honest, he’s not really missed it. It is, however, his actual job so, he’s booked himself a summers worth of outdoor shows to find out what, if anything, he has to say to large groups of people he doesn’t know.

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On Stage Flesh by Rob Drummond
Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre

Sink your teeth into Storyhouse’s brand new theatre production by our very own Young Company. Indulge in a thrilling, twisted performance filled with suspense of Rob Drummond’s Flesh.

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On Stage Lily and the Heron
Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre

Lily has stopped speaking, she finds the world too noisy and too busy. But one day she meets an amazing friend who needs her help. Can Lily find her courage and find her voice?

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On Stage Rapunzel
Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre

Mr And Mrs Theatre Company bring their unique adaptation of the iconic Grimm fairy tale with music, circus and lots of family fun!

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On Stage Acoustic Nights: Me + Deboe plus support from BBC Wales DJ Adam Walton
Grosvenor Open Air Theatre Tepee

Acoustic night at Grosvenor Park featuring BBC Radio Wales DJ Adam Walton and alternative acoustic duo, Me + Deboe.

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On Stage The Giant Balloon Show
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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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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On Stage Crown & Clan Divided
Garret Theatre

Sunrise Productions’ new drama, adapted from Antigone.

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On Stage AmaSing
Storyhouse Theatre

AmaSing returns to Storyhouse in 2022 for a series of special concerts!

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On Stage Suggs: What a King Cnut – A Life in the Realm of Madness
Storyhouse Theatre

Due to huge popular demand, after his first tour-de-force, smash hit, sell out tours with ‘My Life Story’, Suggs is treading the boards again.

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Activities Elmer Storytime and Craft Workshop
Storytelling Room

Join Katie from the library team for Elmer storytelling followed by a craft workshop where we will be making our own Elmer ears.

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Activities Polish Heritage Day
The Kitchen

To celebrate Polish Heritage Day Children from a Polish School based in Wrexham will be performing traditional Polish songs and sharing some Polish food.

Activities Cantonese Storytelling
Storytelling Room

Cantonese storytelling, activities and crafts for children aged 4-9 with Joyce Wong, a member of Chester’s Hong Kong community.

Cinema George Michael Freedom Uncut
Movie Theatre

2 hrs | This career-spanning documentary marks the final work from the internationally renowned superstar and features incredible, unseen archival and private home footage.

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On Stage Acoustic Nights: Toria Wooff plus support from Amy Antrobus
Grosvenor Open Air Theatre Tepee

An enchanting night of acoustic sounds inside the tepee at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre with Chester based singer-songwriter Amy Antrobus and folk-rock singer-songwriter Toria Wooff.

Book now
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.

Book now
On Stage Acoustic Nights: Me + Deboe plus support from BBC Wales DJ Adam Walton
Grosvenor Open Air Theatre Tepee

Acoustic night at Grosvenor Park featuring BBC Radio Wales DJ Adam Walton and alternative acoustic duo, Me + Deboe.

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