Events for Thursday 1st of June 2017
Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Arts Club
Exhibition Preview Friday 5th May 5.30pm – 8.00pm
To celebrate 50 years of the innovative Sgt.Pepper’s album, a number of artists have been asked to produce work inspired by the Beatles or their lyrics. To complement these pieces BAFTA award winning cameraman Paul Berriff will be showing his unique collection of Beatles photographs taken at the start of their career.
Damned United By Red Ladder Theatre Company
the stairs…Along the corridor…Round the corner…Into the dressing room… HIS
dressing room. Hateful, hateful place. Spiteful, spiteful place. Dirty, dirty
Leeds. 1974. Brian Clough, the enfant terrible of British football, tries to
redeem his managerial career and reputation by winning the European Cup with
his new team. Leeds United. The team he has openly despised for years, the team
he hates and which hates him. Don Revie’s Leeds.
A West Yorkshire Playhouse and Red Ladder Theatre Company co-production, adapted from David Peace’s ingenious novel, The Damned United takes you inside the tortured mind of a genius slamming up against his limits, and brings to life the beauty and brutality of football, the working man’s ballet.