Rouse Ye Women (Peterborough)
A new Folk Ballard opera by John Kirkpatrick and Neil Gore.
In 1910, the women Chainmakers of Cradley Heath focussed the worlds attention on the plight of Britain’s low-paid workers. In their back-yard forges, hundreds of Women laid down their tools to strike for a living wage.
Townsend Theatre Productions bring this performance based on an important moment In the world of work to Peterborough, as part of Peterborough Women’s Festival, 2019.