live theatre at The Brook: 9th March 8.00 pm

, December 20th 2018

 

Joan & Jimmy

a play with songs

 

Saturday 9th March 8.00 pm

Joan Littlewood and Jimmy Miller (aka Ewan MacColl) are embarking on a career in radical political theatre, performing one-night stands across the north of England. The pair founded Theatre Workshop in Kendal with a travelling troupe of storytellers and outlaws committed to the overthrow of the established order where the rich got richer and the poor got austerity. In 1952 they would part company. Joan and Theatre Workshop heading to London and Ewan to the folk music world.

Suitable for ages 12+

Tickets @ £10 (full adult) and £7 (u-18’s) available from:

Britannia Gallery (opening hours); Eventbrite; or by sending an s.a.e. and cheque payable to J Aspin to 53, Briar Road, Blackburn BB1 9TF (07377 788716)

there will be a licensed bar dispensing a real ale, red and white wine by the glass or bottle and a selection of soft drinks