Performance

VenueLeeds Playhouse (formerly West Yorkshire Playhouse)
Other spaces at this venue include: Courtyard, Quarry
TownLeeds
CountyWest Yorkshire
From25th January 2019
To16th February 2019
When19:00. Sat Mats 15:00
What is currently on at Leeds Playhouse (formerly West Yorkshire Playhouse) (V977)

Kes

T01019482619
Up in the Yorkshire mining towns of 1960s Britain, a little hope was a dangerous thing. Social disintegration and disenchantment taught you to accept your lot; or else get the spirit kicked out of you. Yes, back then, life was certainly grim up North... Especially for our hero; streetwise school-kid Billy Casper. Emotionally neglected - bullied at school and at home - his is a pretty bleak existence; smoking, cadging money and getting into scraps...Until, that is, Kes comes along. Kes is a kestrel that Billy rears and trains; Kes is hope. Together, their friendship shines amid the gloom; but how long can it last...?
Book by Barry Hines (A Kestrel for a Knave)


Archive :: production:T01019482619, play:S1168769125, venue:V977

Production details

Pop-Up Season

Special Performances


  • 28 Jan 19 Sign Interpreted
  • 6 Feb 19 Sign Interpreted
  • 9 Feb 19 Audio Described
  • 12 Feb 19 Audio Described
  • 16 Feb 19 Captioned

Company

Producer Leeds Playhouse
Adapted by Robert Alan Evans
Director Amy Leach
Design Max Jones

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