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Blow Down

23 Feb Theatre

Blow Down

Date Thursday 23 Feb 2023

Doors 7:00 pm Show starts: 7:30 pm

Advance price £13.00

Door price £15.00

A funny and poignant play which marks the recent demolition of the iconic cooling towers at Ferrybridge Power Station, in the words of those who lived and worked beneath them.

Scripted by award-winning playwright Garry Lyons and based on stories collected from the local community in Ferrybridge and Knottingley, Blow Down is a hilarious, gritty and thought-provoking show with music about a typical post-industrial Yorkshire town.

From the raucous seventies to recession and decline in the 2000s, it tells the tale of the area through the experiences of people who’ve lived there, offering surprising insights, authenticity and humour.

Written By Garry Lyons
Directed by Tess Seddon

Age 14+

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