Past Shows - Red Ladder Theatre Company

Red Ladder Theatre Company

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Life Below

28 August 2021 - 28 August 2021

There’s more than coal beneath your feet, there’s a Life Below. Life Below explores the Gooder family and their life within the mine and after a terrible incident in the Gawber Pit. Rosie Gooder fights for the mines to stay open as her family’s lives’ have evolved around the pits. Jumping between 1849 to 1984 we see […]

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Peter Pan Flies Again

31 August 2021 - 3 September 2021

Gwen looks out of the window and wishes on a star. Maybe one day Peter Pan will whisk her off to Neverland just like her Great Great Great Granny Wendy before her?!  Come with us on a theatre adventure for all the family as we fly “straight on ‘til morning”, across Bradford, and land in […]

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The Damned United

10 June 2021 - 10 July 2021

Down 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 […]

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Glory – CANCELLED

30 June 2021 - 30 June 2021

We are sorry to say that our live performance of ‘Glory’ on Wednesday 30th June has been CANCELLED due to a member of the company falling ill. Bookers: you will be contacted by Leeds Playhouse, via the email with which you booked, in due course. Red Ladder and The Dukes – Lancaster in association with […]

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The Not So Ugly Sisters

2 June 2021 - 5 June 2021

Dolly rests on her broom counting the passers-by outside the salon window, whilst her sister Barb watches the phone that never rings. It’s the morning of Cindy and Prince Smarming’s big royal wedding – but Dolly and Barb are not invited! Hell hath no fury like a hairdresser scorned! A brand new musical re-telling of […]

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Connected

Paul and Danny meet every Wednesday for a pint after work. It has been a tradition for three years, and 2020 is no different. But 2020 is different. And as the weeks continue the reality of this new world dawns upon them both and we see how they react as the world starts to fall […]

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Wesele / Wedding

14 March 2020 - 14 March 2020

An immersive one woman show rooted in the European tradition of absurdist political comedy with a Polish-English love story at heart. It’s the last Polish-English wedding before the Brexit-imposed borders close around the UK, sealing it off from the rest of Europe. The MC invites all the guests to take part in wedding games and […]

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Smile Club

5 March 2020 - 5 April 2020

Smile Club will return in 2021! In the meantime, thank you to our creative team for your incredible work – we’re proud of you. To our colleagues in the arts, our audiences, community hosts and neighbours, our friends – in these unprecedented times we stand with you and send love. Keep safe. See you again […]

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Wrong ‘Un

24 April 2020 - 1 May 2020

February 1918, and after several decades of protest and four years of bloody war Parliament is poised to grant what the suffragettes have demanded and fought for – votes for all women. After years of direct action, arrest, imprisonment and force-feeding, it seems their time has come. Wrong ‘Un tells of the adventures of Annie […]

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Brenda’s Got a Baby

11 October 2019 -

By Bloomin’ Buds Theatre Company Brenda is 16 and pregnant. Amy, her older sister, is the first in her family to go to university. As one sister finds it hard to fit in at university with her council estate background, the other is discovering that becoming a mum is not what she thought it might […]

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