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Living History: Peterloo

Living History: Peterloo

Meet James, a naive businessman who wants to find out the truth about the Peterloo Massacre.

Living History workshops use performance, interactive drama activities and gallery exploration to bring learning to life.

Meet James, a naive businessman who wants to find out the truth about the Peterloo Massacre.  Accompany him as he meets with eyewitnesses from different social classes to uncover why a peaceful protest turned violent.

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Our Living History sessions take place in our purpose built Mini Theatre space in Main Gallery One.  This gallery is open to all our visitors during performances.  Whilst we endeavour to keep any external noise during a performance to a minimum, please be aware at times there may be external noise from other visitors in the galleries.

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