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Old Herbaceous - Kick in the Head Productions
Event Information

Saturday 5th September 2020

When: 5.30pm   
Where: Abbey House

First at Glastonbury Abbey in 2018, it is returning due to popular demand.
Described as “Downton Abbey with gardening tips”, Old Herbaceous is the humorous love story of a single-minded yet gentle man with a passion for plants and is a charming one man play which has entranced sell-out audiences all around the country over the last three years.
An acute and sometimes hilarious observation of relationships between the classes in a simpler age, Old Herbaceous is sprinkled with witticisms and epithets. The evening blossoms into tender humour, much in the traditionally understated English style of the early 20th century.
As Old Herbaceous, renowned actor Giles Shenton truly lives the part of the legendary Head Gardener, Herbert Pinnegar, inviting you to feel included in a private chat from a bygone, comforting age. Keeping you engrossed, amused and emotionally engaged from start to finish, Old Herbaceous will leave you with a feeling that, perhaps, all’s right with the world.

This theatre production takes place at Abbey House on Saturday 5th September.

Doors open: 5.30pm

Performance starts: 6pm

Advance tickets:

£14 Adult

£10 Concession

On the gate £15 adult and £12 concession

You can buy a ticket for all three of Kick in the Head productions at Abbey House by clicking here until March 27

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