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image for Play item typeA PERIL OF THE SEA at Lakeside Theatre

Play, from 6 Dec 2017, £5

A Peril of the Sea

A Peril of the Sea

Address

University of Essex,
Wivenhoe Park,
Colchester,
Essex,
CO4 3SQ

Details

The year is 1781. Captain Collingwood of the slave ship Zong orders a massacre in the Caribbean. 133 African slaves are thrown overboard to their death.
Back in England insurance is claimed on them, and Mansfield, the Lord Chief Justice, supports the murderers. Dido, the judge’s niece and the daughter of a slave, uncovers the crime and throws it at the great man.

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Disabled accessFacilities for hearing impaired

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 6 - Fri 8 Dec 2017 19:45
Fri 8 Dec 2017 14:30
19.45pm and 14.30pm (Friday only)

Prices

£5

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Map reference: TM 027238  Lat: 51.87590 Long: 0.94333

Situated with the University of Essex campus at Wivenhoe Park

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Wivenhoe station

Facilities

  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
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  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired