Willy Russell Plays: 2: Blood Brothers; Our Day Out - The by Willy Russell

By Willy Russell

a brand new selection of performs from Willy Russell, one among Britain's best-loved dramatists, good points the break hits Blood Brothers, Our outing: The Musical and Shirley Valentine in addition to the formerly unpublished John, Paul, George, Ringo . . . and Bert.

Blood Brothers: A Liverpudlian West facet Story, this is the tale of dual brothers separated at start simply because their mom can't have the funds for to maintain them either. 'One of these infrequent exceptions, the place a express maintains to pack a punch after decades at the highway and within the West End' - what is On Stage, (5 stars)

Our time out: The Musical: Mrs Kay's 'Progress classification' are unleashed for a day's trainer journey to Conway fort in Wales - in an exuberant party of the fun and agonies of transforming into up and being footloose, fourteen and unfastened from college. 'One of these really magical theatrical stories that are meant to very certainly no longer be overlooked' - Stage

Shirley Valentine: the tale of a put-upon mom and housewife who leaves the drudgery of cooking dinner for her husband, packs her baggage and heads for the sunlight. 'Shirley is the celebrity of her personal monodrama, her gabbing made theatrical in a circulate of news and impersonations which are rooted in crucial loneliness and response opposed to family frustration . . . memorable and joyous' - Independent

John, Paul, George, Ringo . . . and Bert: Russell's first significant hit, a musical in regards to the Beatles, received the night normal and London Critics' awards for top New Musical of 1974. 'Why has no-one performed it prior to? probably just a scouser like Willy Russell may have the self-confidence to take on Liverpool's nice phenomenon . . . it truly is humorous, incisive, well-acted and makes its issues with none arty philosophising' - Time Out.

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