'We are the lions, Mr Manager'

Friday, 20th October, 7:30pm – Saturday, 21st October, 9:30pm

Hosted by Townsend Productions

Townsend Theatre Productions' new play, written by Neil Gore, is premiering at the Working Class Movement Library with two performances on 20 and 21 October.

We Are The Lions, Mr. Manager! is the remarkable story of Jayaben Desai, the inspirational leader of the 1976-78 Grunwick Strike. She not only stood up for workers’ rights and against oppression with selfless dedication, but with her steadfast resolve she turned the dispute into a national movement for human rights and dignity inspiring future generations.

Tickets should be booked in advance at lineupnow.com/event/we-are-the-lions-mr-manager, price £12.50 (£9.50 early bird, £10.50 concessions).

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Working Class Movement Library