Lucy Worsley: Queen Victoria – Daughter, Wife, Mother & Widow

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Next event: Sunday 17 November at 2.30pm
  • £25.50 (each ticket is subject to a £1.50 booking fee)
  • Storyhouse Theatre

Part of: Chester Literature Festival

Queen Victoria: a little old lady, spherical in shape, dressed in black, perpetually grumpy.

Right?

Historian Lucy Worsley wants to make you think again.

Meet a complex, contradictory woman, who had a traumatic childhood, who loved dancing, who suffered calamity and bereavement, before coming out the other side as an eccentric, powerful and really rather magnificent old lady.

Lucy’s illustrated talk takes you into the life, the palaces, and the rich colourful age of this woman who ruled a quarter of the globe.

 

Presented in association with Clive Conway Productions

Duration

Approx 110 mins

Time details

Inc. interval

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