Atlanta Forever: Mikron Theatre
Saturday June 13th 2020 | 7.30 pm
St Peter's Parish Hall,
Market Bosworth CV13 0LL
This well-established and popular theatre group returns to Bosworth with their new show.
Everything you need to know about women's football told Mikron style!
This well-established and popular theatre group returns to Bosworth with a new show. telling the tale of women’s football from the turn of the last century to its popularity as a spectator sport for modern times.
It’s 1920, and in post-war Britain, women’s football is big news.
Across the country, all-girl teams are pulling huge crowds in fund-raising games for wounded soldiers. Huddersfield amateurs Ethel and Annie take a shot at the big time. Teammates at Atalanta AFC, they’re soon tackling new football skills, mastering the offside rule and kicking back at the doubters.
Come and cheer for Atalanta as our plucky underdogs learn how to play the game, take on the legendary Dick, Kerr Ladies – and find the toughest opponent of all is the FA.
One of two brand new shows for 2020
Tickets £12.50 in advance, £15 on the door (subject to availability) Children under 16 £5.
Doors open at 7pm for a 7.30pm start.
Licensed bar pre theatre and during the interval
On street parking nearby, drop-off outside for disabled visitors.