Save Red Ladder

Save Red Ladder
SATURDAY 15 NOVEMBER 2014/3-7pm
Sheffield HALLAM UNIVERSITY
Main Entrance, City Centre Campus, Howard Street S1 1WB

Join the early communards of Red Ladder in a first public screening and audience discussion of two films produced and directed by Mike Dibb for the BBC.

TAKING OUR TIME
An Arena documentary (1978, 60 mins) following the Company through the process of making their play about the 1842 Plug Riots in the Calder Valley and taking it on the road to an audience of textile workers in Todmorden.

FRINGE BENEFITS
Political Theatre Songs of the 70s, A Lively Arts Film for the BBC (1979, 50 mins) showcasing Red Ladder, The Sadista Sisters, Belt and Braces plus The Albany Combination in Deptford. Stonking songs with powerful still pertinent politics.

This is a free ticketed event hosted by Sheffield Hallam University in collaboration with Red Ladder. Save Red Ladder is a fundraising campaign to keep the company on the road after the axing of their Arts Council grant.

Book your ticket here. Donations on the door.
Contact Kate Housden: kmhousden@gmail.com
Download the flyer: Save Red Ladder flyer