The adventures of childhood
THE production of Swallows and Amazons by Bristol Old Vic arrives at West Yorkshire Playhouse next month.
Based on Leeds-born Arthur Ransome’s stories, the new musical play, with book by Helen Edmundson, features songs by The Divine Comedy’s Neil Hannon.
The show opened in Bristol in 2010 before transferring to the West End. Set in 1929, it follows the Walker and Blackett children as they spend their holidays in the Lake District.
Swallows and Amazons runs from March 20 to 24, more information 0113 213 7700.