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GMB sponsor play about the historic dispute at Grunwick 40 years on – see it in Portsmouth, Poole or EpsomShare on Twitter Share on Facebook

Posted: 29 Sep 2017

GMB are supporting a tour by the Townsend Production company of their new play “We are the Lions Mr Manager”.

The play tells the story of Jayaben Desai and her fellow union members fight for freedom, equality and human dignity forty years ago.

The play had has excellent reviews with the Times saying it is “Tremendous” and the Morning Star said it is “The best political theatre produced for a long, long time”.

You can find out more about the play here:

http://www.townsendproductions.org.uk/shows/we-are-the-lions-mr-manager/

GMB encourage all of our members to come along and enjoy the play. It is visiting the following venues in Southern region:

The Wedgewood Rooms, Southsea, Portsmouth

Tuesday 7th November at 7.30pm

http://www.wedgewood-rooms.co.uk/WhatsOn/TabId/90/ArtMID/1211/ArticleID/574/WE-ARE-THE-LIONS-MR-MANAGER.aspx

Wedgewood Rooms Portsmouth (730.7 KiB, 8 downloads)

Epsom Playhouse

Wednesday 15th November at 8pm

http://www.epsomplayhouse.co.uk/shows/we-are-lions-mr-manager-great-grunwick-strike#tickets

Epsom Playhouse (638.4 KiB, 7 downloads)

Lighthouse, Poole

Thursday 16th November at 8pm

https://www.lighthousepoole.co.uk/whats-on/2017/we-are-the-lions-mr-manager/

Poole Lighthouse (641.1 KiB, 8 downloads)

You can find out about other venues and dates here: http://www.townsendproductions.org.uk/shows/we-are-the-lions-mr-manager/