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Shirley Valentine: 30th Anniversary Tour of the UK

Hoovering The Moon
Hoovering The Moon

Cultural Exchanges Festival at De Mountford University

WILLY RUSSELL: Behind The Scenes Exhibition 5th October until 23rd January 2016
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A Partie in Greece - Shirley Valentine in Paris 2015

Liverpool Playhouse Rita 2015

Our Day Out: 2014 Oldham

Blood Brothers - Korea - 2014 - Photo Credit: Hansaem Song

POster for BLOOD BROTHERS in South Africa
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Educating Rita at the Lowry Theatre 2013

One For The Road - 2013, Northampton Derngate theatre

Con O'Neill as 'Dennis. Photo Credit: Robert Day

seasons of love poster: The Royal Albert Hall. October 2012

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Natasha Hamilton as Mrs Johnstone

Trafalgar poster for Educating Rita and Shirley Valentine

 

 

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Willy Russell is one of the most successful playwrights of his generation. His plays have been performed in countries across the globe and have won countless appreciation and creative awards as well as academic honours for their author. Since their premiers plays such as EDUCATING RITA, STAGS AND HENS, SHIRLEY VALENTINE, BREEZEBLOCK PARK and OUR DAY OUT have been in constant production throughout the world.

Here - we present performances planned or currently performing. If YOU know of others, please let us know. . .


BLOOD BROTHERS - Touring

Preston - Guild Hall
Lancaster Road, Preston PR1 1HT
17 September - 22 September
Box Office: 01772 804444
Swansea - Grand Theatre
Singleton Street, Swansea SA1 3QJ
25 September - 29 September
Box Office: 01792 475715
Bridlington - Spa Theatre
South Marine Drive, East Riding, Bridlington YO15 3JH
02 October - 06 October
Box Office: 01262 678258
Shrewsbury - Theatre Severn
Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury SY3 8FT
02 October - 06 October
Box Office: 01743 281281
Crawley - The Hawth Theatre
Hawth Avenue, Crawley RH10 6YZ
16 October - 20 October
Box Office: 01293 553636
Stoke-on-Trent - Regents Theatre
Piccadilly, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 1AP
22 October - 27 October
Box Office: 0844 871 7649
Wimbledon - New Wimbledon Theatre
Broadway, Wimbledon SW19 1QG
29 October - 3 November
Box Office: 0844 871 7627
New Brighton - Floral Pavilion Theatre
Marine Promenade, New Brighton, Wirral CH45 2JS
05 November - 10 November
Box Office: 0151 6660000
Chesterfield - The Winding Wheel Theatre
13 Holywell Street, Chesterfield S41 7SA
13 November - 17 November
Box Office: 01246 345222
Hamilton - Town House
102 Cadzow Street, Hamilton ML3 6HH
19 November - 24 November
Box Office: 01246 345222
Oxford - New Theatre
George Street, Oxford OX1 2AG
26 November - 1 December
Box Office: 0844 871 3020
Nottingham - Theatre Royal
Theatre Square, Nottingham NG1 5ND
12 February - 16 February 2019
Box Office:
0115 989 5555
Salford - The Lowry Theatre
Pier 8, The Quays, Salford M50 3AZ
09 April - 13 April 2019
Box Office: 0843 208 6000


Missed? - Catch-up

CHANNEL 5 - FUNNY WOMEN

Julie Walters & Willy Russell
Channel 5's Funny Women shown on Friday, 9th February, which highlighted the career of Julie Walters, with contributions from Willy Russell, is available to watch again on the channel 5 website. HERE

 

UK - Radio

Archive on 4 - Lern Yerself Scouse
BBC Radio 4
If you missed it, you can listen again on BBC iPlayer HERE.

WILLY RUSSELL'S NEON ARTWORK
Willy Russell was asked to design Front Row’s 2014 Neon Artwork in Salford.
Radio 4's Front Row
If you missed it, you can listen again on BBC iPlayer HERE.

WILLY RUSSELL'S DESERT ISLAND DISCS
Willy Russell was asked to choose his Desert Island Discs in 1994
If you missed it, you can listen again on BBC iPlayer HERE

INTERNATIONAL - Podcast

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Willy recently talked with Sodajerker founders, Simon Barber and Brian O’Connor, about his songwriting process. As well as sharing the life stories behind key moments in his work, Willy provides detailed insights into his creative process as a writer, his history as a musician, and his early influences. You will find podcast no. 84 here on Sodajerker.com

 

 

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