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Tue 09 Jun 2020 - Sat 13 Jun 2020

Quality Street


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Venue Main House, York Theatre Royal

Matinee(s)1:30pm Thu, 2:30pm Sat

Price From £15.00

Quality Street

Tue 09 Jun 2020 - Sat 13 Jun 2020

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Tue 09 Jun 2020 - Sat 13 Jun 2020




1:30pm Thu, 2:30pm Sat

Running Time


Main House, York Theatre Royal


From £15.00


J.M. Barrie's Quality Street

Phoebe Throssel lives on Quality Street, the bustling hub of a quaint northern town where she runs a school for unruly children.

Ten years since a tearful goodbye, an old flame returns from fighting Napoleon. But the look of disappointment on Captain Valentine’s face when he greets a more mature, less glamorous Phoebe, spurs our determined heroine to action.

She becomes the wild and sparkling Miss Livvy, a younger alter-ego who soon entraps the clueless Captain. As their romance is rekindled, can she juggle both personas? Or will her deception scandalise the town and wreck any future with the man she loves

J.M. Barrie’s delicious farce, written years before his now much-loved Peter Pan, was so well known in its day that it gave its name to the UK’s most popular chocolates, made in Halifax since 1936. In Laurie Sansom’s directorial debut for Northern Broadsides, this rare revival also features a commentary from the Quality Street™ factory workers, whose own stories of hapless romance and growing old disgracefully give the show a playful Yorkshire twist.

Don’t miss the post-show Q&A following the 7.30pm performance on Wednesday 10 June.

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Presented by

Northern Broadsides


Laurie Sansom


Jessica Worrall

Casting Director

Sarah Hughes CDG

Puppet Maker

Beka Haigh

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