Rose of Kingston: The Making of a Theatre

Frank Whately, a founding director of Kingston Theatre Trust and lifelong supporter of the Rose, has written a book detailing the creation of Rose Theatre from its conception to its grand opening.

You can purchase a copy of the book below for £14.99 - all proceeds go towards supporting the Rose's work and will help us continue entertaining Kingston and beyond for years to come.

Purchase the book here

Any postal book purchases are subject to a £3.50 P&P fee. For postal orders please allow up to 7 working days for processing and delivery. Collection from the Rose Box Office is free of charge. For international purchases, please contact the Box Office on for a bespoke delivery quote.