'I feel like England’s forcing the brain out me head.'
A Road, a wild night, a drunken tour guide, a journey to the gutter and the stars and back.
'Why’s the world so tough? It’s like walking through meat in high heels.'
Jim Cartwright‘s seminal play, gives expression to the inhabitants of an unnamed northern road in Eighties Britain.
'Road is coming round us.'
‘The most inspiring and exciting state-of-the-nation piece of the Eighties’ (Independent).
Thirty years on, this new production is directed by Royal Court Associate Director John Tiffany whose most recent work includes Harry Potter & The Cursed Child, and previous work for the Royal Court includes The Twits, Hope, Let the Right One In (& National Theatre of Scotland) and The Pass.
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