Shirley is a Liverpool housewife. Her kids have left home and she makes chips and egg for her husband while talking to the wall. Where has her life disappeared to? Out of the blue, her best friend offers her a trip to Greece for 2 weeks and she secretly packs her bags. She heads for the sun and starts to see the world and herself very differently.
Willy Russell’s heart-warming comedy premiered in 1986 taking the world by storm, and was adapted into an Oscar nominated film. Now on its 30th anniversary, this is the first major revival of this national treasure.
|Age:||Recommended for ages 14+|
“BRILLIANT. THE PLAY IS NOT ONLY FUNNY, IT IS ALSO MOVING”
Financial Times (1986)
“THE FUNNIEST AND MOST HEART-WARMING PLAY”