Star of Strait Street
MADC ClubroomsFri May 26th 2017 at 19:00 until 22:00
Malta, Santa VeneraMalta https://www.myguidemalta.com/events/star-of-strait-street BOOK NOW
In the midst of the mayhem of war - a love story…
He was Adrian Warburton - daredevil photo-reconnaissance flier and maverick...
She was Christina Ratcliffe - singer and dancer at The Morning Star in Valletta…
He was known as “the most valuable pilot in the RAF”.
She was - indisputably - the STAR OF STRAIT STREET!
POLLY MARCH and LARISSA BONACI star with Geoff Thomas in this original musical play by Philip Glassborow which retells Christina and Adrian’s true-life story using extracts from Christina Ratcliffe’s own writings, and the new book Malta’s Greater Siege and Adrian Warburton DSO* DFC** DFC (USA) by Paul McDonald OBE. And with special acknowledgements to Steve Trotter.
STAR OF STRAIT STREET had its world premiere at The Splendid in Strait Street, Valletta, in April, 2017; and it is now being presented in collaboration with the MADC at The MADC Playhouse, in Santa Venera on Friday, 26th May 2017 at 7.00pm and 9.00pm.
Booking opens Monday 1st May by visiting www.madc.com.mt or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling on 77776232. Tickets at only Euro10.00
The producers gratefully acknowledge the kind assistance of Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna, Arts Council Malta, and The Malta Film Commission; and also the ground-breaking work of Frederick R. Galea, author of Women of Malta and Carve Malta on My Heart.
The production is sponsored by The Phoenicia Malta and The Mackintosh Foundation.