Malvern Theatre Players (resident amateur company of Malvern Theatres) 37th Season The Accrington Pals by Peter Whelan On the eve of the First World War the young men of Accrington hear General Kitchener’s call for a New Army and become the smallest town in England to raise a Pals Volunteer Brigade. When they arrive in France, the brutal reality of the trenches is beyond anything that they were prepared for. And back home amongst the women they leave behind – mothers, wives, daughters, lovers – nothing can ever seem the same again. Based on a true story, this[…]
Trailer : https://vimeo.com/84575296 Running time: approx. 70 mins, no interval Contains some swearing, and is therefore suitable for 18+ audience A Stranger, a Savior, a Sacrifice. A tabletop football game in a café at a dreary seaside town out of season would seem to be an unlikely place to address one of the most important global problems of our time. Whether you worship God, football or the latest X Factor celebrity, one question is clear… is religion killing faith? Does ritual rule?