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Theatre

Winston on the Run

Close-up of young Winston

12 September 2013 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Main Auditorium 7:30pm

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​by Fol Espoir

It’s 1899 and escaped prisoner-of-war Winston Churchill is in a fiendish spot of bother: lost in the African savannah, wanted ‘Dead or Alive’ and hounded by the scathing words of his dead father. Will he surrender, or fight on – whatever the cost? Experience the coming-of-age of Britain’s greatest hero in this gripping true story of adventure, audacity and Imperial folly.

‘A gem of new writing' *****
 Three Weeks
‘Consistently entertaining and often hilarious' ****
Exuent Magazine
‘Freddie Machin gives a superb performance as Churchill' ****
Hairline
 
Followed by a presentation and Q&A session from writer/performer Freddie Machin on the letters, photographs and archive material that inspired the show’s creation.

 

Age guidance: 12+

Price:   £12 (£10 concession)

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Additional information:  

Carriageworks 

The Electric Press
3 Millennium Square
Leeds
LS2 3AD

Details  

Theatre in Millennium Square showcasing the best national and international touring productions

Facilities  

Bar
Conference facilities
Meeting rooms
Tea and coffee facilities
Toilets

Access  

Accessible to wheelchair users with assistance and mobility impaired walker, disabled toilets, standard toilets, assistance dogs allowed.

Public transport  

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