Chester – Mystery Plays

Event Details

  • Location: Chester Cathedral
  • Address: St Werburgh Street, Chester, CH1 2DY
  • Start date: 28th June 2023
  • End date: 15th July 2023
  • Times: 7.30pm Mon-Sat, 1pm Sat matinee
  • Entry fee: £35, off-peak and child concessions available

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.