Start Date: 11 May
End Date: 15 May
Production Company: Compact Theatre Company
Author: John Burrow - music by Rick Lloyd
Director: Harry Connolly
Harry Connolly, Marvyn Allcock, Graham Seaton, Jack Gadsby, Phil Hurst, Steven Dolton
Background to Production:
First Performed in 1980. Compact Theatre Co. first toured their production in 1989.
Items of Interest in the Programme:
The 1990s filmed "Brassed Off" followed the theme and characterisation of this play but gave no acknowledgement to John Burrows in the credits.
Other items / issues of interest:
The programme, has 2 pages on history of brass bands, 4 pages on "The Great Strike" - profiles and photos of cast and a one page history of Brighouse and Rastrick Band.