The Rude Mechanical Theatre Company

Breaking news!!

The Rude Mechanical Theatre Company will be performing their outdoor show here at Mill Farm.

Adding the farm to their Summer tour, The Rudes brand new show for the 2020 Outdoor Summer tour will be...


From living on the streets of Lambeth and in a home for destitute children, he rose above appalling adversity to become the greatest film star ever. How is that possible?

The new Rudes show is the extraordinary story of Charlie Chaplin's childhood and how he made comedy out of tragedy, from illiteracy to beauty and the visually poetic.

Full of music hall, poetry, playground clapping rhymes and slapstick, it will make you cry one minute and howl with laughter the next.

Mill Farm are very proud to be hosting The Rude Mechanical Theatre Company for the first time! The Rudes are a touring Company founded in 1998 and are well known for their outdoor tours across Southern England, which aim to bring the poetry of live theatre to rural communities.

Their shows are inspired by and deeply rooted in the Commedia dell'Arte. Expect vibrant costumes, mime, live music and acrobatics movements.

Show suitable for both adults and children.

More details to follow.

Book Event - £0.00 per person

Details coming soon!

Need Accommodation? - Stay with us at Mill Farm

Just a short walk across the farmyard from the recording studio & venue you will find our wonderful accommodation, Fox and Kingfisher cottages. These two cottages are very popular with guests seeking to visit the farm on a relaxing break. They are also frequently called home by bands and other performers, as residential accommodation whilst recording in the studio or using The Omelette Club, our venue. Fox Cottage has flexible accommodation for up to 6 guests, in three bedrooms. The bedrooms all come with en-suite shower rooms. Kingfisher Cottage is our one-double bedroom accommodation, ideal for 2 guests sharing. Both cottages come with cosy wood-burners to curl up next to. The ideal country getaway! The ideal place to relax and unwind after a day recording or exploring the local countryside, the cottages have been recently converted to a high standard and feature all the modern luxuries and touches you have come to expect. Fox and Kingfisher cottages can be booked on their own (via Airbnb through the links above) or in conjunction with the recording studio, please use the enquiry form to send us a quick message and we will get right back to you to confirm rates & availability.