Blood Brothers (Musical)

Blood Brothers (Musical)

Read digitally on Concord Reader
Get our free web app

Blood Brothers (Musical)

Blood Brothers (Musical)

Overview

"Tell me it's not true. Say it's just a story..."

Blood Brothers, by the author of Educating Rita and Shirley Valentine, is a haunting rags to riches tragedy of our times. A woman with numerous children to support surrenders one of her new born twins to the childless woman she cleans for. The boys grow up streets apart, never learning the truth but becoming firm friends and falling in love with the same girl. One prospers while the other falls on hard times. A narrator warns that a price has to be paid for separating twins: the lives of the blood brothers, who die on the day they find out they are related.

THIS TITLE IS NOT RELEASED FOR PERFORMANCE RIGHTS IN THE UK AND IRELAND.

If your performances are outside the UK/Ireland, please apply for a licence to check availabilty (US/Canada performances whould apply through our US website, navigate there by selecting US instead of UK in the top right corner of this website).

Read digitally on Concord Reader
Get our free web app

Want to perform this show?

Cautions

  • Artboard 3 Gun Shots
  • Caution Strong Language Strong Language
  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

Details

  • Time Period: 1980s, 1960s
  • Target Audience: Adult, Senior, Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Authors

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 ...

View full profile

Related

Community

Community Experiences