About the Show/Event
Information for The Political History of Smack and Crack at Cast, Doncaster (Play). 'The history of England jumps off its axis. 2am, 8th July, 1981, 20 cities across England burn.' The night of the Manchester uprising. That night should change everything. Drawing on his own personal experience, Ed Edwards' script crackles with anger, humour and authenticity as he chronicles the fallout for communities crushed by the heroin epidemic at the height of Thatcherism. Shot through with home truths about the road to recovery this is an epic love song to a lost generation. Second Space
Approximate runtime 60minutes (including any interval).
Age Advisory: 12+
Author Ed Edwards. Producer Most Wanted. Producer Offstage Theatre. Producer Alastair Michael. Director Crissida Brown. Lighting Richard Williamson. Sound Jon McLeod. Director Kate Sagovsky. Design Esteniah Williams.