A story about two star-crossed lovers can be seen on the grounds of Athelhampton House this summer.

Chapterhouse Theatre Company will present a new outdoor production of Romeo and Juliet on Saturday, August 13 from 7pm as part of their summer 2022 tour.

This much loved story of star crossed lovers and feuding families will be performed in the gardens of Athelhampton House, which is near Dorchester.

A fine troupe of Shakespearean players will be dressed in Elizabethan costume for the occasion.

Gates open at 5pm and people are invited to pack a picnic. Tickets cost £18 for adults or £11 for students or children aged between five and 16.

They can be bought from www.athelhampton.com/events-1/romeo-juliet