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Sound of Servants: The Musical!

‘This housekeeper has her chores and with the bell she answers doors…meets and greets the great and good….’

Join us for an innovative new musical devised by local women’s group Herizons at Elizabeth Gaskell’s House.

Performed promenade style, this musical adventure will explore the stories of servants who worked at the house, bringing them to life through drama and original songs.

Performances at 7pm on Friday 26 and Saturday 27 April 2019.

The Tea Room will open from 6pm for refreshments and the performance will last approximately 50 minutes, with no interval. Limited seating will be available in each room .

Tickets – £3

Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England,  The Granada Foundation and The Duchy of Lancaster, this community performance is delivered by enJOY arts and musician Claire Mooney in partnership with Elizabeth Gaskell’s House.


Fri 26th Apr 7pm - 7.50pm

Event, Performance

Plans are like a card-house-if one gives way, all the others come rattling about your head

Elizabeth Gaskell, 1864