Past Event

The Preston Bill

7 Feb 2017

A story from The North. The story of a life. The story of our lives.

The Preston Bill is the tale of one man and his place in the world, set against the turbulent backdrop of 80 years of socio-economic change in the north of England.

Award-winning theatre maker Andy Smith last appeared at Brighton Festival in 2014 in his collaboration with Tim Crouch, what happens to the hope at the end of the evening. The second of two shows Andy is bringing to this year’s Festival, The Preston Bill is told in his trademark down-to-earth style.

Related events

Visual Arts and Film
Past event

Brighton Palermo Remix

In a major Brighton Festival and HOUSE 2012 co-commission, this internationally renowned artist draws connections between Sicilian street festival decoration…

1 Jan 2012
Books and Debate
Past event

5 x 15

Following on from last year’s sell-out event, five speakers from diverse backgrounds and professions battle the clock to tell the story behind their most…

1 Jan 2012
Lunchtimes
Past event

Ashley Fripp (piano)

Haydn Sonata in D major, Hob. XVII:D1Liszt Vier kleine Klavierstücke, S. 192Rachmaninov Ten Preludes, Op. 23Rachmaninov Humoresque, Op. 10 No. 5This 'disarmingly…

1 Jan 2012