Steptoe and Son by Kneehigh at Lyric Hammersmith
Kneehigh presents Steptoe and Son at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre, an Off West End venue in west London, from 19 March to 6 April 2013.
Based on the BBC tv series written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson, the stage show is adapted and directed by Emma Rice, designs & costumes by Neil Murray, lighting by Malcolm Rippeth, choreography by Etta Murfitt, sound by Simon Baker. Produced by Kneehigh & West Yorkshire Playhouse.
Starring Mike Shepherd (Albert), Dean Nolan (Harold).
Charts the tender, cruel and surprising dance between father and son. Bound together by birth, business and bloody bad luck, Albert and Harold Steptoe wake up every morning to the same old, same old, sickening sight of each other. Two men, two world wars, two lives knitted together as tight as a thrice darned sock.