Co-production of Hired Man on tour

Published: 31 March 2019
Reporter: David Upton

The Hired Man is being revived in a co-production by Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch and Hull Truck Theatre in association with Oldham Coliseum Theatre.

This heroic tale of love, betrayal and loyalty concludes in Oldham (June 20–July 6).

Based on the novel by Melvyn Bragg first published in 1969, it was turned into a musical in 1984. The production features a score the composer Howard Goodall (Bend It Like Beckham, Love Story).