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      November 16, 2019

      Saturday   7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

      4 Prince's Street
      Brighton, Brighton and Hove BN2 1RD

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      Getting The Third Degree

      Getting The Third Degree tells the powerful and deeply moving story of Laurie Cunningham who came to prominence with West Bromwich Albion in the late 1970s. The first ever millionaire black footballer, the first player of colour to sign for the mighty Real Madrid and only the second to win a full cap for England he inspired a whole generation of young black players to follow in his pioneering footsteps. The play also explores how he triumphed over the racial abuse orchestrated by The National Front through footballing brilliance, charisma and compelling dignity. Incorporating 1970s funk, soul, blues, jazz/jive dance, football songs/chants, contemporary commentary and social and political speeches Getting The Third Degree is a powerful piece of total theatre that vividly recreates a tense and troubled period in the history of football and the wider society. Please note: All ticket sales are final and we do not offer refunds unless an event is cancelled

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