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By Far The Greatest Team will be at The Lowry in September

Greatest Team15020 August ~ This September, Manchester’s award-winning Monkeywood Theatre, in association with The Lowry, will stage the world premiere of By Far The Greatest Team, four plays by four writers exploring what it means to be a football fan in Manchester. Showing from September 17-20, the production tells stories about Manchester City, Manchester United, identity, community and belonging. Each new play will challenge the usual stereotypes about football. The production will see the Quays Theatre at The Lowry transformed into a football stadium, recreating the atmosphere of a match day in the city. You can buy tickets and find out more information on By Far The Greatest Team here.

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