Five actors, with all manner of musical instruments, present an inventive take on Shakespeare’s most famous story, Romeo & Juliet. This summer, The Three Inch Fools will bring their brand new production of Romeo & Juliet into the great outdoors at some of the most beautiful and historic landmarks in the UK. Prepare for a carnival of passion and imagination, as The Fools present the world’s best-known love story here at St Mary in the Castle. This romantic epic will be getting the full Three Inch Fools treatment: live music-making, deft physicality and vibrant story-telling. Expect fast-paced drama, plenty of musical instruments and many a quick costume change along the way!


In the summer heat of Verona, passion and violence are in the air - and the age-old feud between the Montagues and the Capulets is close to boiling point. But when young Romeo and Juliet meet at a ball, they instantly fall in love. Anticipating the rage of their warring families, the pair defy their elders and marry in secret. But when Juliet’s cousin Tybalt challenges Romeo to a duel, it sets off a chain of events that can only end in tragedy.