Bampton in Devon

Bampton in Devon

Mummers Play at Knightshayes

In July and August 2011 and 2012, the National Trust invited Bampton Players to perform their madcap Mummers Play at Knightshayes Court, near Tiverton. Yes, I know it sounds improbable, but there you are! The photos below give some idea of the spectacle...

Bampton Players on YouTube! See the 2012 Mummers Play (Knightshayes Version) - here

Bampton Players at Knightshayes
Performing Mummers at Knightshayes The Doctor is drunk
Harken to ye jester! St George appeals to the audience - or does he?
Frankie Howard impression from a serf Blimey - he's dead!
Shall I give him this potion? The Turk That irritating Jester AGAIN
Clash of the Titans? I have a bottle...
The Mummers' Ensemble

The Mummers' Play is also performed at Bampton Charter Fair on the last Thursday in October.


Bampton Players

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