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Can ‘The Damned United’ Unite for a Successful Show?

9 months ago / 0 comments

“Take all your medals, all your caps, all your pots and all your pans and stick them in the biggest dustbin you can find.” That’s the first act legendary football manager, Brian Clough, asks of his recently-inherited Leeds United squad upon his appointment in Red Ladder Theatre Company’s upcoming tour … Read More

We’re Not Going Back focuses on three sisters during the miner’s strike

4 years ago / 0 comments

We’re Not Going Back is a Unite-funded, Red Ladder Theatre Company production set during the 1984-5 miner’s strike. The play follows the lives of three very different sisters, who during this time of extreme hardship unite to help support their pit town. As a northerner who grew up in a … Read More

Theatre | Sex & Docks & Rock ‘n’ Roll

6 years ago / 0 comments

3/5 stars City Varieties Music Hall January 22 www.redladder.co.uk   Red Ladder Theatre Company’s musical comedy set in 1960’s Liverpool sets itself up to be a light-hearted and amusing production, complete with live music and catchy tunes. However, some jokes fall flat and it takes a while for the production … Read More