About the Show/Event
Find the best Pieces of String musical tickets at Mercury Theatre, Colchester. When Jane returns from her father's funeral to start clearing the house she grew up in - packing away the family photographs, closing a chapter - she isn't prepared for the untold story she's about to discover threaded through her past, a story that threatens to unravel her relationship with her own children and shake her understanding of who she is. A musical set simultaneously in the 1940s and in the present day, Pieces Of String tells how Jane's father, Edward, came back from the Second World War with a secret that would change his life forever - a secret that he would carry until the day he died. With hauntingly beautiful music and a heart-rending human story, Pieces Of String is a tender, funny, emotionally-charged exploration of how three generations of one family learn to deal with a story that nobody's been brave enough to tell until today.
Book by Gus Gowland. Music Gus Gowland. Lyrics Gus Gowland. Company Perfecty Pitch. Producer Mercury Theatre. Producer TBO Productions. Director Ryan McBryde. Musical Director Paul Herbert.