Chester House Productions
offers a selection of
University of the Third Age
Since the first performance of
'John Aubrey' on 30 April 1999
Vera Hughes and David Weller
have performed to over
mainly across the south of England
(and we are still counting!)
Go to the Presentations Page
to view our full repertoire
and the wide range of venues we have visited
(including those in Scotland and Wales).
Hardy wrote of his own rural, Victorian times, of places he knew and loved.
True, many of famous novels are gloomy - almost no happy endings - but he wrote with perception and feeling.
We explore Hardy the man, his childhood, his career and his successful social climbing.
What made him so inwardly private, so outwardly popular?
What was the essence of Thomas Hardy - Wessex Man?