Close the Coalhouse Door

Close the Coalhouse Door $16.99

Alan Plater & Sid Chaplin & Alex Glasgow

Published by Bloodaxe Books

7 Male 1 Female

This gritty musical about the coal industry in North-east England is regularly staged by all kinds of theatre companies, from professional to school to amateur

The play, adapted from stories by Sid Chaplin, and with the songs of Alex Glasgow, is frequently revived and has been described as a hymn of unqualified praise to the miners who created a revolutionary weapon without having a revolutionary intent

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