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The Damned United (Edinburgh Festival Fringe)

Synopsis

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 tries to redeem his career and reputation by winning the European Cup with his new team. Leeds United. The team he's openly despised for years, the team he hates and which hates him. Don Revie's Leeds.

Adapted from David Peace's brilliant, ingenious novel, The Damned United takes you inside the tortured mind of a genius slamming against his limits, bringing to life the beauty and brutality of football.

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Event details

Sat 19 Aug 2017, 5:00pm

Captioned in house by Claire Hill Realtime Reporting

Venue details

Pleasance Dome
1 Bristo Square
Edinburgh
EH8 9AL

Phone: 0131 556 6550

Website: Pleasance Dome

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