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Breezeblock Park

Willy Russell

Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  4f, 5m

"Consistently funny.... Should have no trouble attracting a large audience." - Variety

"Entertaining.... Authentic characters." - London Sunday Times

Breezeblock Park

by  Willy Russell

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  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    4f, 5m
  • Suggested Use
    Suggested Use
    • UIL Approved
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    • Adult
Description
Superior council house dwellers Betty, Reeny, Vera and their men regard themselves as a close knit family team despite their concealed jealousies and occasional recriminations. When Betty's daughter Sandra announces she is pregnant and intends to live unmarried with her student lover, the news explodes like an atom bomb. This play is by the author of Educating Rita.

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Cautions
  • Alcohol
  • Mild Adult Themes
  • Smoking

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  • Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

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  • Time Period: 1970s

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4f, 5m
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"Consistently funny.... Should have no trouble attracting a large audience." - Variety

"Entertaining.... Authentic characters." - London Sunday Times

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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’s College, Willy began wri ...

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