Charles is getting married and his scheming mother-in-law has presented him with a backhanded gift. Unfortunately he must accept the gift to keep his bride happy but it’s almost certainly going to make him bankrupt. So being the self-made man that he is, Charles comes up with a plan, determined the gift will be his greatest achievement rather than his, and the town’s, ruin.
The Packing Shed Theatre Company present a new promenade play based on the real life events surrounding the restoration of Colchester Castle in Georgian times.
September 3 – 14
(except Sundays and Mondays)
8pm, Castle Park, Colchester
Tel: 01206 500900