The Last Ship
Tue 12 to Sat 16 June 2018 | Festival Theatre
Matinees 2.30pm | Evenings 7.30pm
General from: £22 - £37*
Friends tickets from: 2 for 1 on opening night then 20% off all performances
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The UK premiere of Sting’s personal, political and passionate musical is an epic tale of community, hope and a great act of collective defiance. The Last Ship features an original score with music and lyrics by Sting.
Gideon Fletcher, a sailor, returns home from sea to discover the ship-building life he left behind in chaos. The yard is closing and no one knows what will come next. With the engine fired and pistons in motion, picket lines are drawn as foreman Jackie (Jimmy Nail) and his wife Peggy fight to hold their community together in the face of the gathering storm.
Music and lyrics by Sting. Directed by Lorne Campbell. Northern Stage in association with Karl Sydow and Kathryn Schenker.
* Ticket prices include a contribution to the Theatres Development Fund. An 80p handling charge will be added if you ask us to post your tickets.
Friends 2 for 1 on opening night then 20% off al performances
Groups 8+ £4 off (Stalls and Dress)
Concessions £3 off
Discounts are available to people with disabilities, please call box office to book.
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