Chester venue to host play about famous American teachers strike
A play which deals with a famous teachers’ strike which took place in America in 2012 is coming to Chester.
Chicago: The Great Teachers Strike will be staged by the Banner Theatre Company at St Mary’s Creative Space on Thursday, October 13.
As battle lines are drawn across the United States between the corporate elite and the mass of the population, the Chicago Teachers’ Union (CTU) and their community allies joined together to fight for public sector education.
Chicago tells the story of the 2012 CTU’s strike and explores their successful organising agenda that empowered their members and... read more
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