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HALF A SIXPENCE 2021

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Dates:
20th July to 29th August 2021

We’re so excited to showcase the wonderful show that is Half A Sixpence in our open-air theatre in 2021. Book your tickets now to secure your seats!

Half A Sixpence’ is the delightful British musical comedy packed with exuberant choreography, a myriad of mirth, colourful costumes and show-stopping numbers including ‘Flash, Bang, Wallop!’, ‘Money to Burn’ and of course ‘Half A Sixpence’.

Arthur Kipps, an orphan and over-worked draper’s assistant at the turn of the last century, is a charming but ordinary young man who, along with his fellow apprentices, dreams of a better and more fulfilling world. When Kipps unexpectedly inherits a fortune that propels him into high society, it confuses everything he thought he knew about life. His childhood companion, Ann Pornick, watches with dismay as Arthur is made over in a new image by the beautiful and classy Helen Walsingham. Helen is always there with helpful hints on how Arthur could improve himself and make his life richer and more meaningful, if only he would believe in himself, and listen to her. Undoubtedly both young women love Arthur – but which of them should he listen to? With the help of his friends, Arthur learns that if you want to have the chance of living the right life, you need to make the right choices.

This new Award-winning stage version, inspired by HG Wells’ semi-autobiographical book Kipps: The Story of a Simple Soul, is a completely fresh adaptation for the modern age and a charming tale with a happy ending that will delight audiences both young and old!

 

Booking opening dates:

Theatre Breaks sales: Wednesday 28th October 2020 from 09:00

Ticket sales: Monday 2nd November 2020 from 09:00

 

DAYS PRICES
TUESDAY £40
WEDNESDAY £42
WEDNESDAY MATINEE £38
THURSDAY £42
FRIDAY £45
SATURDAY £48
SATURDAY MATINEE £40
SUNDAY £40
SUNDAY MATINEE £40

 

Why not stay the night:

Make your evening extra special and complete your Kilworth Experience with a relaxing night’s sleep and full English breakfast the following morning.

Luxury Room Supplement £75 / Four Poster Room Supplement £100 

Day Single occupancy Double Occupancy
SUNDAY £227 £299
TUESDAY £237 £309
WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY £235 £309
FRIDAY £252 £329
SATURDAY £275 £355

Terms & Conditions.
Any guests with mobility / access requirements are requested not to book on-line but to call the Box Office to discuss requirements.

For full terms and conditions please click here: https://www.kilworthhousetheatre.co.uk/terms-and-conditions/

Before arrival please familiarise yourself with the Covid-19 Guidelines here: https://www.kilworthhouse.co.uk/about-kilworth/covid-19-guidelines/

Each booking is subject to a £3 booking fee. Please note tickets will no longer be post the next working day after you make your booking, these will now be posted 6 weeks minimum prior to your performance date.

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