21:00, Mon 10th – Tue 11th November 2008 at Howard Building, Downing College
Michaelmas Week 5
It's 14th century England and Canterbury is the place to be. When little known writer Geoffrey Chaucer takes a pilgrimage to that holy place, he finds that the figments of his imagination take on a larger role than first suspected - what happens when your creations start talking back to you?
As Chaucer's attempts to entertain his fellow travellers falls on deaf ears it is the turn of Alison - the infamous Wife of Bath - to keep the group entertained. But, as Alison begins to tell her tale the pilgrims begin to unconsciously play out her story...