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RHS Rosemoor launches summer long series of live events

RHS Rosemoor launches summer long series of live events

RHS Rosemoor, Devon’s award winning gardening venue has launched ‘Rosemoor Live’ to present a series of events live from the Torrington gardens.

Rosemoor Live!, starting in April, consists of live entertainment, including music, theatre, comedy, talks from TV presenters and children’s shows.

The events include:

Wednesday 16th May

BBC Countryfile’s Adam Henson will be discussing the state of UK farming plus tales from his life, including his agricultural trips to places like Australia, New Zealand, California and Canada.

Outdoor theatre events

In association with the Plough Arts Centre, Rosemoor will stage five outdoor theatre performances for kids and adults in shows with stories from both classic and modern-day authors, from Emily Bronte and Robert Louis Stevenson to the hilarious David Walliams. The theatre events are:

‘The Winter’s Tale’, Thursday 31st May

‘Wuthering Heights’, Friday 22nd June

‘Pirates of Penzance’, Tuesday, 7th August

‘The Midnight Gang’ by David Walliams, Thursday, 9th August

‘Treasure Island’, Tuesday, 14th August

Music events include:

Friday 18th May, The Fisherman’s Friends of Port Isaac, folk music from the hugely popular Cornish singers

Saturday 19th May, The Chamber Ensemble of London, A string ensemble performing a series of classic shorts, with a garden theme.

Friday 25th May, Georgie Fame blues and jazz singer and the three times UK chart topper

Sunday 27th May, Phil Collins award-winning tribute band

More information on the Rosemoor website or contact Rosemoor Box Office on 01805 626810 or email

RHS Garden Rosemoor, Torrington EX38 8PH

Post date: Mon, 14/05/2018 - 13:36
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