Normansfield affords excellent accommodation...In the house is a fine theatre for dramatic performances, concerts and dances.
Commissioner's Report 1882
Exquisite Victorian splendour in the heart of South West London
Normansfield was founded as a hospital by Dr John Langdon Down in 1868. Both John and his wife, Mary, had a great love of the theatre with a passion to pass this onto future generations. And so the building of Normansfield Theatre commenced in 1877. The entertainment hall was of grand splendour with proscenium stages, notable architectural ornament and exquisite design which was uncommonly ambitious of the time.
Extreme rarity and
Following much restoration work over the years Normansfield once again became open for Theatrical use and today stages a range of productions and events. The Grade II* listed building is also home to the largest collection of fully restored Victorian scenery in the UK.
14th, 15th & 16th October 2022
Instant Opera presents Gaetano Donizetti’s ‘Lucia Di Lammermoor’. Featuring Instant Opera chorus, orchestra and two sensational international casts..
A Christmas Carol
Saturday 17th December 2022
Flying Pickle presents Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol. In aid of 21 & Co and the Down’s Syndrome Association
Richmond Opera - Saul
18th, 19th & 20th November
Richmond Opera presents Saul a fully-staged oratorio by Handel, with baroque orchestra.
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