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Tourism Award for Chester Mystery Plays 2018

The winners of the 14th Marketing Cheshire Annual Tourism Awards were announced last night (13th September) at a glittering awards ceremony at Chester’s Carden Park Hotel, hosted by Heart Radio’s Angela Jay...

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The Team

A Day in The Life of the Chairman

Jo Sykes has been a member of the Mystery Plays company since 1962, when she joined as an actor, a trustee and member of the board since 1994 and chairman since 2003...

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Musician Mike Riley talks about rehearsing the new score

It's St Patrick's Day and it's freezing outside and the snow is being driven horizontally by a strong east wind and obscuring the view across the river to the Groves. Mid-March has rarely seemed so cold. But inside we're warm and snug and rehearsing the music for this year's Mystery Plays...

390 min read
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The Team

Mystery Artist wanted!

The production team is lookng for a talented Artist in Residence to help document the rehearsals and performance of the 2018 Chester Mystery Plays...

266 min read
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Category: The Team

Tourism Award for Chester Mystery Plays 2018

The winners of the 14th Marketing Cheshire Annual Tourism Awards were announced last night (13th September) at a glittering awards ceremony at Chester’s Carden Park Hotel, hosted by Heart Radio’s Angela Jay...

657 min read
Read More
Category: The Team

A Day in The Life of the Chairman

Jo Sykes has been a member of the Mystery Plays company since 1962, when she joined as an actor, a trustee and member of the board since 1994 and chairman since 2003...

501 min read
Read More
Category: The Team

Musician Mike Riley talks about rehearsing the new score

It's St Patrick's Day and it's freezing outside and the snow is being driven horizontally by a strong east wind and obscuring the view across the river to the Groves. Mid-March has rarely seemed so cold. But inside we're warm and snug and rehearsing the music for this year's Mystery Plays...

390 min read
Read More
Category: The Team

Mystery Artist wanted!

The production team is lookng for a talented Artist in Residence to help document the rehearsals and performance of the 2018 Chester Mystery Plays...

266 min read
Read More