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Our Day Out (play version)

Short Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  4f, 10m, 3girl(s), 7boy(s)

Our Day Out
by Willy Russell

This play by award-winning Willy Russell was first seen on BBC2 in 1977 and has now been specially edited for practical use by schools, colleges and groups. Sad, humorous and true to life, it tells the story of a bunch of underprivileged, remedial Liverpool schoolchildren who are taken on a day's outing by their teachers.

  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    4f, 10m, 3girl(s), 7boy(s)
  • Duration
    Duration
    90 minutes
  • SubGenre
    Subgenre
    Theatre for Young Audiences, Period
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Summary
This play by award-winning Willy Russell was first seen on BBC2 in 1977 and has now been specially edited for practical use by schools, colleges and groups. Sad, humorous and true to life, it tells the story of a bunch of underprivileged, remedial Liverpool schoolchildren who are taken on a day's outing by their teachers.
Cast Attributes
  • Expandable casting
  • Room for Extras

  • Time Period 1970s
  • Setting Various simple interior and exterior settings
  • Features Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
  • Duration 90 minutes

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Willy Russell

Willy Russell’s career spans more than four decades; born in Liverpool in 1947, he left school at 15 and became a women’s hairdresser and part-time singer/songwriter performing on the local folk scene before returning to education and becoming a teacher.

Whilst at St Katharine ...

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