At the Boar's Head

Composer ... Gustav Holst

Librettist ... William Shakespeare

Performances


Friday 27 August 2021

8.30pm - Morley Town Hall


Saturday 28 August

8.30pm - Morley Town Hall

Tickets
Synopsis

The challenge of fulfilling royal expectation and duty ...


The need to be in the company of others ...


The precariousness of political power and privilege ...


Based on Shakespeare's Henry IV plays, At the Boar's Head brings audiences one of Shakespeare's most fascinating relationships - Sir John Falstaff and Prince Hal.


Featuring a colourful cast of characters, At the Boar's Head celebrates Holst's love of traditional English melodies with a story that resonates today.


Running time: 50 minutes



Getting to Morley Town Hall


Morley is well served by regular bus routes into central Leeds. Buses arrive and depart directly outside Morley Town Hall. Morley also has a train station, which is around a 10 minute walk from Morley Town Hall. There are regular direct trains to Leeds, which take around 10 minutes.


There is a large free car park directly behind Morley Town Hall.


Morley has many lovely cafes and restaurants, as well as green spaces, so do explore before attending the Festival!


Use Google Maps to work out your journey, or contact us with any questions.


Andrew Slater

Falstaff

Joseph Doody

Prince Hal

Thomas D Hopkinson

Poins

Ed Robinson

Bardolph

Samuel Oram

Gadshill

Alex Haigh

Peto

Callie Gaston

Hostess

Rosemary Clifford

Doll

James Corrigan

Pistol

Simon Pratt

Companion 1

Ed Caird

Companion 2

Emma Black

Director

Lewis Gaston

Conductor

George Johnson Leigh

Designer