No one to Assist (a new play about Chesterfield Workhouse)

Year: 2010

Start Date: 17 March

End Date: 20 March

Production Company: The Pomegranate Youth Theatre (PYT)



Author: Researched and written by local young people

Director: Carole Copeland


Four adult roles played by:

Background to Production:

The play is the result of a project funded by Heritage Lottery Fund Grant to PYT to research and write a play based on Chesterfield Workhouse, its place in the lives of people of the time and its legacy in the present day.

Items of Interest in the Programme:

A brief history of Chesterfield Workhouse 1735-1866.

Other items / issues of interest:

The programme is specific to this production.