For Love or Money

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A daft comedy about greed. Your last chance to see Barrie Rutter on stage with Northern Broadsides.

Credits:

A new adaptation of Lesage’s Turcaret by Blake Morrison
Directed by (and featuring) Barrie Rutter

Price: £25 - £10

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14 November - 18 November 2017
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It’s the 1920s. In a small Yorkshire town, the wily-widow, Rose, entertains the advances of two dubious suitors. Fuller (Barrie Rutter) is a fabulously rich and morally corrupt banker who woos Rose by parading his wealth whilst hiding a few secrets.

Handsome Arthur is much younger and deceitful through and through. He plays Rose for as much money as she can take from Fuller. A love triangle then; a deliciously wicked tale of rivalry and greed. Adapted from Alain-Rene Lesage’s savage eighteenth century comedy Turcaret, Blake Morrison’s For Love or Money is a story of monstrous wealth and whopping lies. 

It will feature Northern Broadsides’ Artistic Director Barrie Rutter in his final acting role before leaving the acclaimed Yorkshire theatre company next year.

“Hysterically funny… left the audience gagging for more.”
The Guardian

“Richly vivid and comic.”
The Observer

dates

14 November 2017, 7.30pm

15 November 2017, 7.30pm

16 November 2017, 1.30pm

16 November 2017, 7.00pm

17 November 2017, 7.30pm

18 November 2017, 2.30pm

18 November 2017, 7.30pm

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