Lawrence Batley Theatre

Lawrence Batley Theatre / Events / Wed 11 to Sat 14 Oct 2017 (4 days)

For Love or Money

For Love or Money

A daft comedy about greed.

It’s the 1920s. In a small Yorkshire town, the wily-widow, Rose, entertains the advances of two dubious suitors. Fuller is a fabulously rich and morally corrupt banker who woos Rose by parading his wealth whilst hiding a few secrets. Handsome Arthur is much younger and deceitful through and through. He plays Rose for as much money as she can take from Fuller.

A love triangle then; a deliciously wicked tale of rivalry and greed.

Throw in a bailiff, a drunkard, a vamp, a second-hand clothes dealer and two upwardly mobile servants, and the complications multiply.

A firm favourite with LBT audiences, Northern Broadsides (The Merry Wives, The Winter’s Tale, She Stoops to Conquer) return with an adaptation of Alain-René Lesage’s savage eighteenth century comedy Turcaret, directed by and featuring Broadsides’ Artistic Director Barrie Rutter OBE. Blake Morrison’s FOR LOVE OR MONEY is a story of monstrous wealth and whopping lies.

For more information visit http://www.thelbt.org/For-Love-or-Money

Event Location

Map of Lawrence Batley Theatre

Lawrence Batley Theatre

Queen's Square
Queen Street
Huddersfield
HD1 2SP
HD1 2SP

Telephone: 01484 430 528
Email: boxoffice@thelbt.org
Website: http://www.thelbt.org/For-Love-or-Money

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