Northampton venue offers free audio tour

Published: 30 April 2021
Reporter: Steve Orme

Immersive fairy-tale world: The Whisper Tree

Four actors appear in The Whisper Tree, a free audio tour which takes families on a journey from Northampton’s Royal and Derngate into the town’s Becket’s Park.

Audiences are guided through an immersive fairy-tale world as they look for the whisper tree in an hour-long walking tour.

Tia Bannon, Mae Munuo, Anne Odeke and Jack Bennett perform The Whisper Tree which was written by Katie McCullough. Director is Nadia Papachronopoulou while Martin Thompson is sound designer and composer, designer is Fridge Street and the creative director is Chris Lowe.

Audiences can take part by downloading the audio file from the Royal and Derngate web site before Saturday 26 June.