user_mobilelogo

Butterfly We Are

Butterfly

Butterfly We Are 2017

The outdoor performances last year were so successful that Puzzlewood is very pleased to announce that Butterfly We Are is coming back with two new performances. There will be public performances of Romeo & Juliet from 27th June - 2nd July and Macbeth from 3rd - 8th of October.

Tickets for Romeo & Juliet are available to book online HERE.

Your ticket price includes access to Puzzlewood for the day of the performance you have booked for - so not only can you see the play, you can also enjoy the woods in full!

 

Romeo and Juliet at Puzzlewood

Brilliant, we have just got back from A Midsummer Night's Dream. What an experience. Well done Butterfly Theatre Company!
John Shephard

Absolutely fabulous performance of A Midsummer Nights Dream by the Butterfly Theatre Company. There is no more perfect setting.
Jeanette Hibbert

Watched the most amazing rendition of A Midsummer Night's Dream today. Truly magical. I can't recommend this highly enough. Thank you Puzzlewood for putting this on and thank you ‪#‎butterflyTheater‬ for putting on such a spell binding performance. Made my birthday extra special. I loved it.
Nicole Hardiman

WOW!!!! What a fantastic day!! Not only was the venue perfect with absolutely perfect weather (sun shining etc.) but the production itself was outstanding!
Barry Comprehensive School

 

What a beautiful setting for A Midsummer Night's Dream. Added an extra special dimension to a fantastic production.
Sam Punn

 

Thank you for a fabulous time.
Caroline Potter

MOTHER’S DAY CELEBRATIONS

Mother's Day at Puzzlewood26th MARCH
Children and Dads are you looking for something special to do on Mother’s Day? Something you can make and treasure?

 

Come along with your mum and design a very special wooden heart, using wood from Puzzlewood! No need to book but numbers may be limited on the day. Heart making will be from 11.30am to 2.30pm.

 

 

Easter at PuzzlewoodEASTER EGG HUNT

10th - 17th APRIL
Easter wouldn’t be Easter without an Easter Egg Hunt!

Come and search for eggs all over our magical woods. High up the trees or perhaps down in our mossy gulleys. Find them all and complete the puzzle to win a small prize. No need to book just come along.

 

 

PUZZLEWOOD SPRING FOREST OF DEAN & WYE VALLEY SCHOOL OF PHOTOGRAPHY

School of Photography14th MAY
Spend the day under the expert guidance of David Broadbent from the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley School of Photography. Learn how to capture the beauty of spring here in Puzzlewood. His excellent tuition always results in improvement.

 

 

 

 

YEAR OF LITERARY HEROES & YEAR OF LEGENDS

Year of Literary Heroes & Year of Legends9th - 23rd JUNE
2017 is Visit England’s Year of Literary Heroes and Visit Wales’s Year of Legends, so we are celebrating with an extra special commission. Working alongside MOOT in Coleford, we will be exhibiting some magical sculptures, which aim to inspire imaginations, encourage everyone to put pen to paper or pick up their camera. We will be running a writing and a photography competition which will be open to all ages.

 

 

FATHER'S DAY CELEBRATIONS

Father's Day at Puzzlewood18th JUNE
We’re celebrating Father’s Day with a Hog Roast and some den building fun for Dads that come along with their kids. No need to book but numbers may be limited on the day.

 

Den building will be from 11.30am to 12.30pm and 2-3pm.

 

 

 

ROMEO & JULIET BY BUTTERFLY WE ARE

Romeo & Juliet at Puzzlewood27th JUNE - 2nd JULY
Puzzlewood is very pleased to announce that Butterfly We Are is coming back. During this unique, site-responsive adaptation of Romeo & Juliet, Butterfly invite you to join the characters as you walk along the paths following the action, whilst the story unfolds all around you. Butterfly is a professional theatre company that brings Shakespeare’s classics to life in extraordinary settings. Tickets for Romeo & Juliet are available to book online HERE.

 

MACBETH BY BUTTERFLY WE ARE

3rd - 8th OCTOBER
Puzzlewood is very pleased to announce that Butterfly We Are is coming back. During this unique, site-responsive adaptation of Macbeth, Butterfly invite you to join the characters as you walk along the paths following the action, whilst the story unfolds all around you. Butterfly is a professional theatre company that brings Shakespeare’s classics to life in extraordinary settings. Tickets do sell out fast and will be on sale end May via our website.

 

PUZZLEWOOD AUTUMN, FOREST OF DEAN & WYE VALLEY SCHOOL OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Puzzlewood Autumn Photography14th OCTOBER
Spend the day under the expert guidance of David Broadbent from the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley School of Photography.

 

Learn how to capture the beauty of autumn here in Puzzlewood. His excellent tuition always results in improvement.

 

 

 

HALLOWEEN HUNT

Halloween at Puzzlewood23rd - 29th OCTOBER
Search our mysterious woods for witches, pumpkins, goblins and more! Hiding in mossy gulleys, under wooden bridges, in spooky trees and beside secret benches. Find them and we have a prize for you.

 

No need to book, just come along and please dress up!

 

 

CHRISTMAS WITH SANTA AND LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD

Christmas at Puzzlewood 9th - 10th and 16th - 24th DECEMBER
Come and write your letter to Santa, then dress up as Little Red Riding Hood or the Woodcutter and go off into our magical woods to find Santa with Grandma. Deliver your letter and let him know how good your have been! Plus make your own special Christmas decoration to take home and hang on your tree. Booking is strongly advised via our website and tickets go on sale in September.