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Abigail’s Party

£12 Tickets

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Date:
September 15
Time:
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
£12
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Venue

The Citadel
The Citadel Arts Centre Waterloo Street St Helens Merseyside WA10 1PX
St Helens, United Kingdom
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Phone:
01744 735436
Website:
citadel.org.uk

Doors: 7.00pm/ Onstage: 7.30pm

Let us take you back to a spring evening in April 1977: Abba are number one in the charts, Red Rum wins the Grand National for the third time, the Queen begins her Silver Jubilee celebrations and 15-year old Abigail throws a party. To escape the loud music and teenage angst Abigail’s mum, Susan takes refuge with Beverly and Laurence, her middle-class neighbours. As the gin and tonic and Bacardi and coke flows, good-will, clichés and small-talk turn into quarrels, squabbles and chaos as tensions rise and the Suburbia dream is shattered.

From the pen of Mike Leigh Abigail’s Party will take you to a simpler time and have you chuckling into your Pina Colada.

*Please Note – Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.

 

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