The Gunpowder Plot

Venue: Boughton House, Geddington Road, Kettering

Award-winning Metro Boulot Dodo present a new spectacular performance taking place at Boughton House near Kettering.

The Gunpowder Plot will re-tell the fascinating events of the 5th of November 1605 with breathtaking performances, a dramatic soundtrack and a stunning fireworks display. It promises to be an explosive night out for the whole family, not to be missed.

This is an outdoor, unseated event. Please dress appropriately.

Audiences are not permitted to bring their own chairs or picnic blankets, but seating can be provided for those with access requirements. If you require assistance please contact our Ticket Office on 01536 470470 and inform them when booking tickets.

Food and drink are available for purchase from our great selection of street food vendors, and we have some exciting performers to entertain you prior to the main event.

Gates open at 6pm. The main show starts promptly at 7.30pm.

For more information please visit gunpowderplot.org.

Tickets £15. Children under the age of 5 will not require a ticket.


Pre purchased tickets can be collected from The Core Box Office or Royal & Derngate until 3.30. They will then be available on the gate at  Boughton House after 6.00pm.

Ticket sales

Customers will be able to buy tickets online and over the phone or in person via Royal & Derngate Box Office until 7.30pm, but must print off their confirmation email or have it available for inspection on a mobile device at the gate to gain entry. Purchases can be made on the gate from 6.00pm until 7.30pm CASH ONLY. – all tickets are £15.

The Box office at Boughton House will close at 7.45pm.