A Celebration For The Lord of The Rings | The Lord Of The Rings A Celebration On Bilbo And Frodo's Birthday As The Show Sells Out At The Watermill Theatre
One ring to rule them all, One ring to find them, One ring to bring them all, and in the darkness bind them…
Venture into the otherworldly depths of Middle-earth with a brand-new intimate production based on the classic trilogy The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien featuring the music of A.R. Rahman (Bombay Dreams, Slumdog Millionaire), Värttinä and Tony Award winner and Grammy nominated Christopher Nightingale (Matilda the Musical).
As the Hobbits celebrate Bilbo Baggins’ eleventy-first birthday, he gifts his nephew Frodo his inheritance – including his most precious belonging – a gold ring.
Little does he know that his legacy will confront Frodo with an immense and impossible task; a perilous journey across the darkest realms of Mordor to foil the Dark Lord’s quest for total dominion…….
Bursting out of the theatre and into the Watermill gardens, be immersed in the magical landscape of Tolkien and join an ensemble cast and large-scale puppets on an epic journey celebrating the power of friendship and common goodness to conquer unimaginable evil.
An Epic Summer with The Lord of the Rings | One ring to rule them all, One ring to find them, One ring to bring them all, and in the darkness bind them…It is going to be an epic summer at The Watermill Theatre...
The Lord of The Rings Workshops | It is going to be an epic summer at the Watermill Theatre, get involved - it's over to you!
The Watermill Theatre Seeks Environmental Partner For The Lord Of The Rings | The Watermill Theatre is looking for a sponsor or donor to help celebrate the environmental message at the core of its summer musical, a new production of The Lord of the Rings
The Lord of the Rings Full Cast is Announced| Newbury’s The Watermill Theatre is thrilled to announce the full cast of their upcoming musical; a brand-new production of THE LORD OF THE RINGS, a musical tale based on the classic trilogy by J.R.R. Tolkien, with book and lyrics by Shaun McKenna and Matthew Warchus and music by A.R. Rahman (Bombay Dreams, Slumdog Millionaire), Värttinä and Tony Award winner and Grammy nominated Christopher Nightingale (Matilda the Musical).
The Watermill Theatre | The Watermill Theatre is one of the UK's most successful regional producing theatres. The Berkshire theatre produces nationally renowned work. Started in 1967 this venue combines a producing theatre situated in an old Victorian paper mill, and excellent restaurant in a tithe barn and fabulous grounds.
Tue – Sat 7.30pm
Wed & Sat 2pm
BSL Interpreted Performances 9 Sep 2pm & 8 Oct 2.30pm
Closed Captioning Performances 9 Sep 2pm, 15 Sep 7.30pm & 8 Oct 2.30pm
Audio Described Performances 17 Sep 2.30pm & 7 Oct 2pm with a Touch Tour two hours prior to the performance
Relaxed Performance 1 Oct 2.30pm
Tickets from £25
Previews £5 off tickets for performances 25–31 July
Groups 10+ 10% off Band B – E tickets for all performances
Open Access Concession These concessions are for Access Service users who would benefit from booking tickets at this rate
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The Watermill Theatre
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Box Office: 01635 46044
Box Office Opening times:
During performance times 12pm to 6pm, Monday to Saturday
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