Thu, 24 Jun


Online Movie

Brassey: A life in 21 Monologues

It is 1866, and the railway empire that Thomas Brassey has built up from nothing is on the verge of ruin. How did an ordinary man from Chester come to be in such a position of global pre-eminence? And what happens next?

Part of Chester Heritage Festival
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Brassey: A life in 21 Monologues

Time & Location

24 Jun 2021, 19:30 – 21:00 BST

Online Movie

About the event

Thomas Brassey, 'the greatest railway builder in the world', was born just outside Chester in 1805.  This hour-long play, featuring professional and seasoned amateur actors, dramatises his surprising and adventurous life seen from the point of views of the ordinary people who encountered him. 

Please note: the link below will take you to the movie on YouTube which will premier on  7.30pm 24th June and will be available to view  until the end of the festival on 28th June 2021 10.30pm.

Brassey: A Life in 21 Monologues. MOVIE

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