Old Laundry Theatre launches exciting 2013 season

The Old Laundry Theatre shares a building with the World of Beatrix Potter Attraction.  The theatre hosts a lively annual autumn season of professional music, theatre, comedy, spoken word and film in an intimate 270 seat setting.

The 2013 season starts at the end of August with a ‘Faulty Towers’ dining experience.  Highlights of the season which runs until early December include the world premiere of Victoria Wood’s BAFTA award winning TV drama Housewife, 49, three fabulous Alan Ayckbourn comedies including his latest ‘Arrivals & Departures’ on its world premiere tour, classical music from Peter Cropper & Ensemble 360, family Theatre, Folk & Roots Festival and the Cumbria Short Film Competition.

Click here to see the full programme.

Birthday Parties

Take the hassle out of organising your child’s birthday party and have a fun day to remember in a completely unique setting with a VIP appearance from the most famous Rabbit in the world!

Tea Room

The Beatrix Potter™ themed tea room is a family friendly cafe with fabulous home-made cakes, scones and soup, not forgetting the Peter Rabbit™ picnic basket.  There’s something for everyone!


Browse for souvenirs in our famous Beatrix Potter shop and take a little bit of Potter magic home with you.  You can also shop online before you visit, or pop in our boutique Nursery shop, just outside the Attraction.

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