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The Sound of Servants: The Musical!

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

This performance is now SOLD OUT but we still have tickets left for the performance organised by The Friends of Elizabeth Gaskell’s House at 2pm on Saturday 27 April, which includes tea and cake.
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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.



27th Apr 2019

7pm - 7.50pm


To begin with the old rigmarole of childhood…

Wives and Daughters