Fundraising performance night for Heritage House Day Care

Adrian Lukis, Rosie Lomas, Caroline Langrishe and Camilla Pay at the Holkham Hall fundraising night

Adrian Lukis, Rosie Lomas, Caroline Langrishe and Camilla Pay at the Holkham Hall fundraising night Photo: Holkham Hall - Credit: Holkham Hall

Actors presented an evening of Jane Austen duologue performances to raise money.

On Sunday, May 6, Holkham Hall hosted the charity evening in aid of Wells charity, Heritage House Day Care.

The show, called 'An Evening with Jane Austen' The actors included Adrian Lukis, who has performed in Downton Abbey and Caroline Langrishe, who performed in Judge John Deed.

The fundraising event was organised by Heritage House's patron, Lady Leicester and one of its trustees, Nicky Milner.

An evening with Jane Austen was written by Adrian Lukis and Caroline Langrishe around five years ago and is refreshed for each performance.


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The evening also included musical interludes from the Regency era and beyond, performed by harpist Camilla Pay and soprano Rosie Lomas.

Lady Leicester said: 'This event could not have taken place without the generous sponsorship of a number of companies and the support of an appreciative audience who both purchased tickets and gave generously to the raffle.'

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