Bess the Commoner Queen
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Bess The Commoner Queen featuring Michelle Todd
A story of survival and astonishing business success in the brutal world of Elizabethan politics, as witnessed first-hand by Bess of Hardwick. Born a farmer's daughter, Bess rose to become the richest woman in Elizabethan England, creating the Cavendish dynasty, building Chatsworth House and Hardwick Hall and becoming a “maker of queens”. An ambitious show presented as a seamless mix of powerful live performance and luscious film, shot on location at Hardwick Hall.
St Nicholas’ Chapel, PE30 1NH
Suitable for ages 12+
TICKET OFFER: Book Bess Of Hardwick 5pm talk and 7.30pm performance for £20 per person (£10 for under 18s). Please book direct with Box Office.