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Opening Night of 'The Boat Factory' Tonight!

02 August 2012

The Boat Factory by Dan Gordon, performed by Dan and Michael Condron opens at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival tonight at 18.30. Preview show tickets for tonight and tomorrow night priced at just 5.00 each are still available. Visit www.edfringe.com/whats-on/theatre/boat-factory to book your tickets now!

The nightly shows continue until Sunday 26th August at the Hill Street Theatre, 19 Hill Street, Edinburgh.

 

About the play..

 

Belfast 1947. The sun shines down on a post-war world. A 16-year old boy enters the gates of Harland and Wolff's Titanic shipyard. 1700 ships built between here and the Clyde, 67 trades, 300 acres of land and 35,000 men employed at its height. Regarded as the biggest and best there is, if you can dream it - they can build it. This is history - this is his story. ‘Dan Gordon's brilliant two-man play constructs a picture of boat-building, friendship, hardship, humour and heroism as carefully as the men they portray built the Titanic’ (Belfast Telegraph).

This project is supported by the Ulster-Scots Agency.