The Last Ship

The UK and Ireland premiere tour of Sting’s personal, political and passionate musical is an epic tale of community, hope and a great act of collective defiance.
  • Venue: The Lyric Theatre

NEW BOOK BY LORNE CAMPBELL 
ORIGINAL BOOK BY JOHN LOGAN & BRIAN YORKEY

After a receiving widespread critical acclaim and Five Star Reviews at it’s official opening in Newcastle’s Northern Stage, The Last Ship sets sail on a UK and Ireland Tour and will be stopping off at The Lowry.


Lead by a brilliant ensemble cast including Richard Fleeshman, Charlie Hardwick, Joe McGann and Frances McNamee, this show features a moving and heartfelt story of love, life and hope. This personal musical inspired by Sting’s own childhood experiences, shows the collective defiance of a community facing the demise of the shipbuilding industry alongside a poignant and moving romantic tale of childhood sweethearts and the adults they grew up to become.    

Featuring a awe-inspiring and impressive set by Olivier-nominated 59 Productions, The Last Ship is the UK and Ireland premiere of Sting’s heartfelt and empowering new musical.

**** ‘A STIRRING MUSICAL. Some of the most thrilling choral writing I’ve heard in a British musical’ THE GUARDIAN 
**** ‘TRULY AMAZING’ DAILY TELEGRAPH 
‘Riveting stuff. POIGNANT AND POWERFUL’ SUNDAY MIRROR 



Additional Information

VIP Packages Available - £50 per person on top of ticket price
Selecting a VIP package when booking your ticket entitles you to a glass of Prosecco, 3 courses, half a bottle of wine (soft drinks served as an alternative), coffee, (or tea), shared programme (1 between 2) and a donation to The Lowry Trust. 

Running times: Act One: 1 hour 10 minutes Interval: 20 minutes Act Two: 1 hour 20 minutes

Groups Discount 
£4 OFF, 1 in 10 FREE (Tue-Thu)
Call the groups line on 0843 208 6003 for more information. 
Open Mon to Fri, 9.30am-5.30pm.

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