Renowned Actor Brian Blessed Returns to Historic Empress Building for Special Homecoming Event
Prepare for an unforgettable homecoming as the illustrious actor, Brian Blessed, returns to the historic Empress Building in Mexborough, Doncaster, for a special event that promises to captivate hearts and celebrate a remarkable legacy.
Brian Blessed, a household name renowned for his iconic roles on screen and stage, is set to grace Mexborough with his presence this Friday, October 27th, to unveil a Blue Plaque dedicated to his mentor, Harry Dobson. Harry, a director and producer of the Mexborough Theatre Guild, was a guiding star in the Mexborough theatre scene for many years. He nurtured the talents of numerous acclaimed actors, including Keith Barron and the indomitable Brian Blessed himself.
The Blue Plaque, an emblem of their enduring connection and Harry’s profound influence, will be proudly mounted on the façade of Pettit’s Shoe Shop in Montagu Square. The unveiling ceremony, open to all who wish to attend, will take place at 3.00pm.
Jason Mace, the visionary CEO of Gala Tent and the proud owner of the Empress Building, is thrilled to announce this extraordinary homecoming event. The Empress Building, an architectural gem steeped in Mexborough’s rich history, will be the backdrop for this occasion. The building’s exquisite ballroom, painstakingly restored to its former glory, serves as a testament to Mexborough’s heritage and opulence.
The Empress Building’s ballroom is more than just a venue; it’s a time capsule of Mexborough’s illustrious past. With meticulous renovations breathing new life into its grandeur, it stands as a tribute to the town’s cultural heritage.
Commenting on the event, Jason Mace said, “It is my privilege to extend an invitation to all to visit the Empress Building, immerse themselves in the enchanting ballroom, and create cherished memories. The response to Brian’s homecoming has been overwhelming, with daily inquiries and ticket requests pouring in.”
This homecoming event promises a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for fans and history enthusiasts to bask in the magic of the Empress Building’s ballroom and revel in the charisma of Brian Blessed. Don’t miss this extraordinary celebration of Mexborough’s heritage and the return of a beloved icon
About the Empress Building: The Empress Building, a cherished historical landmark in Mexborough, Doncaster, has been meticulously restored to its former splendour. Featuring an enchanting ballroom with a storied past, it stands as a testament to Mexborough’s cultural heritage.
About Gala Tent: Gala Tent, under the leadership of Jason Mace, is a leading provider of high-quality marquees and tents, known for its unwavering commitment to excellence and innovation.