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John Godber Company


Monday 04 November, 7.30pm , 1.30pm & 7.30pm , 7.30pm
Djanogly Theatre

Theatre & Dance
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£16 (£14 concessions)
£11 restricted view

The John Godber Company and Theatre Royal Wakefield Teechers by John Godber A biting, witty comedy from the writer of Bouncers, Perfect Pitch and The Debt Collectors. Join Gail, Hobby and Salty, three fifth form students who, through their end of term play, tell the hilarious story of an idealistic new teacher in his perilous first days inside a local comprehensive school. The three cast members effortlessly transform into a vast array of other characters in this contemporary classic including teachers, dinner ladies, students, an obstructive caretaker and of course, the school bully. Teechers puts the education system under a microscope and examines the themes and issues that are still relevant today. ‘…an absolute joy’ The Stage ‘…bloody funny and top of the class’ What’ Increasing Attainment in the Written Theatre Review Developed in partnership with education consultant Claire Grosvenor, this special education package aims to raise attainment focusing on the written theatre review This includes pre and post-show resources, and post-show seminar involving members of the company which deconstructing and reconstructing the show for effective dramatic Critic £18 including ticket for performance