Graeae presents Reasons to be Cheerful, Online


Price: Free


A production photo from Graeae's Reasons to be Cheerful, which shows 3 actors centre stage looking triumphantly straight into the audience. A screen behind them shows text Reasons to be Cheerful repeatedly

A raucous musical featuring the hits of Ian Dury and the Blockheads.
Watch online for free from 3rd June to 3rd August via our website.

Part gig, part play, Reasons To Be Cheerful tells a coming of age tale that rejoices in the infectious and enduring music of Ian Dury and the Blockheads. Featuring stone-cold classic songs including Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick; Plaistow Patricia; Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll; Sweet Gene Vincent; What A Waste and the titular Reasons to be Cheerful (Part 3). Graeae Artistic Director, Jenny Sealey’s production is loud, bold and jubilant.

Book by Paul Sirett. Directed by Jenny Sealey.
Music by Ian Dury & the Blockheads.
A Graeae Theatre Company production in association with the Belgrade Theatre Coventry.

Fully captioned online. Audio described and signed versions also available.



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