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Event Series Event Series: Chester Mystery Plays 2023

Chester Mystery Plays 2023

July 1 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Chester Mystery Plays 2023 Cycle

Chester Mystery Plays at Chester Cathedral

Once every five years the people of Chester create a completely new production of the greatest story ever told.

Don’t miss this epic theatrical spectacular staged in the stunning nave of Chester Cathedral.  Biblical tales of love, death, betrayal and redemption performed by a cast of hundreds.

John Young (Romeo & Juliet – Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre 2022) will direct the 2023 Plays, with Chester’s own Matt Baker composing and directing the music.

Performances every day Monday to Saturday, from Wednesday 28 June to Saturday 15 July, with a matinee each Saturday.

Off-peak prices Monday to Friday 28 June – Sunday 7 July.

Children under 16 – £5 for all performances, when accompanied by a paying adult.

For carer’s ticket please contact the Cathedral Box Office on 01244 500 959.

*Please be advised when booking tickets, the blue seats can only accommodate wheelchair users.


July 1
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Chester Cathedral
St Werburgh Street
Chester, Cheshire CH1 2DY United Kingdom
01244 500 959