Normansfield theatre in Teddington

Coming up at the Normansfield Theatre, Teddington

Normansfield Theatre is a Grade II* Listed Theatre which was built originally as an entertainment hall in 1877 and completed in 1879. The theatre is a rare example of a private Victorian Theatre containing original, painted scenery and other ornate fixtures and fittings. The theatre stages a variety of performances throughout the year. See their website for full details.

The Langdon Down Centre
2A Langdon Park
Teddington, Middlesex
TW11 9PS

History of Normansfield’s Buildings

Saturday 25th February 2017 11.00am to 12:00pm.
Tickets are free. Please RSVP by emailing Lesley.alabaf@downs-syndrome.org.uk
This will be a talk about the development of Normansfield’s buildings from 1868 until 2016 using maps, architectural drawings and photographs. Includes new research carried out through a recent U3A Shared Learning Project.

Normansfield Theatre Talk and Tour

Saturday 25th March 2017 11:00am to 12.30pm.
Tickets are £10 from 0333 1212 300 or online at www.langdondowncentre.org.uk
This is a talk and tour of Normansfield Grade II* listed Victorian theatre, the fixtures and fittings at Normansfield and the process of conservation. There will be a guided walk around the theatre, stage and back rooms. Also on show will be a selection of restored Victorian flats depicting a variety of scenery. All 150 pieced of original scenery including backcloths, side flats, top borders and props were photographed in 2015. These images can be inspected in our interactive photography catalogue.

Saturdays 6th, 20th, & 27th February, 10.00am – 1.00pm

Saturday 22nd April 2017 10.30am to 12.30pm
Tickets are £10 from 0333 1212 300 or online at www.langdondowncentre.org.uk
A talk using maps, architectural drawings and photographs to trace the timeline of the site. This is followed by a walk around the original Normansfield site locating the position of lost buildings and finding those that remain. The one hour walk is mostly along pavements but will also include some rough paths and grassed areas. The total distance is about one mile. Light refreshments will be included.

langdondowncentre.org.uk/normansfield-theatre