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|Other spaces: Lyceum Theatre, Crucible Theatre, Studio|
|From||13th January 2015|
|To||24th January 2015|
|When||19:45. Jan 14,15,22 Mats 14:00. Jan 17,24 Mats 15:00|
|What is currently on at Sheffield Theatres (V962)|
Musical melodrama set in Liverpool about twins separated at birth and the effects on their personalities as they grow up of 'nature' and 'nurture'. A poor family, already with kids, is blessed with twins, but they can't cope. The mother cleans at a 'posh' house where they are desperate to have kids but can't and a deal is struck which no-one must know about. Despite the efforts of the new family the boys paths cross time and time again as they grow and one becomes 'bad' while the other is 'good'. Eventually they clash with tragic consequences. The musical is un-usual in having a "narrator" who helps to move the plot along.
Archive :: production:T1383133682, musical:S1435, venue:V962
Running time 2 hours 45 mins including interval
- 22 Jan 15 Audio Described
- 24 Jan 15 Captioned
Previous details associated with this item and date of change.
- 13 Jun 14
- E:Bill Kenwright, I:Bob Tomson, I:Rod Edwards (music), S:Andy Walmsley, L:Mark Howett, U:Ben Harrison, I:Rod Edwards (music), P:Maureen Nolan (Mrs Johnstone), P:Warwick Evans (narrator), P:Tracy Spencer (Mrs Lyons), P:Mark Hutchinson (Eddie), P:Tim Churchill (Mr Lyons), P:Danny Taylor (Sammy), P:Tori Hargreaves (Donna Marie/Miss Jones), P:Graeme Kinniburgh (Bus Conductor), P:Ben Rowlands (Perkins), P:Samuel Hargreaves (Neighbour)
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