“Richly funny, deeply moving and continuously entertaining”
“A heartwarming, heartbreaking modern classic...”
From the writer of Billy Elliot, comes this triumphant true story of hopes, dreams, determination and camaraderie, as a group of ordinary British miners achieve extraordinary things.
Discovering a new way to express themselves, they unexpectedly become art-world sensations!
Heralded in London’s West End and on Broadway, this touching play is a heart-breakingly funny and inspirational story that takes you on an unforgettable journey from the depths of the mine to the heights of fame.
The Pitmen Painters is a humorous, deeply moving and timely look at art, class and politics.