1927 - Progressive Players Gateshead - All The Plays

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1920 - 1929

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1927 (Precise date unknown)
The Foundations
John Galsworthy
As the working-classes of post-WW1 Britain are in revolt against the upper classes, a member of the press finds both sides share the same ideal.
(Previously produced in 1921)

PP 54

Play 48

1927 (Precise date unknown)
The Shoemaker's Holiday
Thomas Dekker
In 16th Century England, a nobleman disguises himself as a shoemaker to gain access to his lower-class love.

PP 55

Play 49

3 - 5 November 1927
The Doctor's Dilemma
George Bernard Shaw
An eminent doctor must choose between treating a morally bankrupt but incredibly talented artist or a poor, honest but slightly dull doctor friend.

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Play 50

8 - 10 December 1927
The Pressed Man
Ruth Dodds
In 19th Century Northumberland, a fisher-lad is betrayed to a press-gang by his rival in love, but returns a year later hoping to reclaim his girl.
Drama, 1-Act. First Performance Of A New Play.

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