Hull Truck Theatre & Hull 2017

MightyAtoms

by Amanda Whittington

Directed by Mark Babych

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Hull Truck Theatre & Hull 2017

Mighty Atoms

by Amanda Whittington

Directed by Mark Babych

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World Premiere Production

Part III of The Hull Trilogy

The gloves are on!

In a struggling pub on one of Hull’s toughest streets, ex-pro boxer Taylor Flint runs a women’s boxercise class. For Lauren, Jazz, Aneta and Grace the class is much more than a way to lose weight and have a laugh – they’re fighting the grinding challenges of everyday life.

When the pub is threatened with closure, the women agree to be part of an unlicensed fight night to raise money and rally the community. They’re ready to prove themselves in a world that shows them little respect, but Taylor knows that once the gloves are on, the real test will be going toe to toe with friends and neighbours.

Inspired by Hull’s original Mighty Atom, Barbara Buttrick, this new play by award-winning writer Amanda Whittington (Ladies Day, Be My Baby, Amateur Girl) pulls no punches.

Pay What You Can performance: Thur 8 June, 7.30pm
Post-show Q&A: Wed 21 June, 7.30pm
Audio Described performance: Thur 22 June, 7.30pm
Discover Day: Sat 24 June, 10.30am
Captioned performance: Wed 28 June, 7.30pm

This show is part of our Drama Deal - click here for more information - and is eligible for a Dinner & a Show Package.