Plays Directory : The Boys in the Photograph

Welcome to The Mandy Network Plays Directory.

The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other The Mandy Network members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    Andrew Lloyd Webber and Ben Elton
  • Written
    2000
  • Setting
    Northern Ireland in the troubled 1970's
  • Overview
    “The boys in the photograph” begins with Mary, Christine and Bernadette singing the titular number in front of a monochrome photograph of the Belfast soccer team that is the focus of the play.
    After this the majority of the casts join in a number about the importance of soccer or foot ball in the lives of the young people of Belfast, Ireland which is currently on the brink of a cultural war.
    A selection of songs from the musical were performed for President George W. Bush and Tony Blair at a reception in Washington on 18 January 2001

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