Travel through time and watch legends come to life

Kynren – An Epic Tale of England returns to its spectacular Bishop Auckland stage in County Durham. New for 2024 – Return of the Vikings!

Running every Saturday evening throughout the summer from 27th July to 14th September, the 90-minute show is a truly unique experience not available anywhere else in the UK.

Performed by a 1,000-strong cast and crew on a 7.5-acre outdoor stage, this multi-award-winning live action spectacular delights and dazzles the senses, with its mix of hand-to-hand combat, daring stunts, incredible horsemanship, stunning pyrotechnics and amazing special effects.

Rated ‘Excellent’ on TripAdvisor, Kynren provides an unforgettable experience taking audiences on a thrilling adventure through 2,000 years of history.


As well produced as any blockbuster… on HBO or Netflix
The Hit
Outdoor Show
GTA - Best Event For Groups TripAdvisor - 2022 Travellers Choice Queens Award for Voluntary Service - Awarded 2018 Group Travel Awards - Winner 2020 Journal Culture Awards - Winner 2017 Loo of the Year award - Platinum Winner 2017