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World Cup Final 1966
A Bristol Old Vic production
By Carl Heap and Tom Morris
Directed by Tom Morris
Designed by Katie Sykes
Based on an original staging by Carl Heap
England will win the World Cup this summer. Guaranteed.
Bobby Moore, Nobby Stiles and the Charlton Brothers: the team of legendary heroes and ordinary men that won the 1966 World Cup and a permanent place in the hearts of a nation.
World Cup Final 1966 is a funny, affectionate look at this epic moment in footballing history, bringing it to life for a new generation of children and creating a nostalgic walk down memory lane for parents and grandparents.
Last seen on tour in 2005 following a run at London's BAC, this acclaimed production is back and re-written ready for the biggest tournament in football this summer.
Total football and total theatre"
immensely good-humoured, informative and enjoyable"
The Sunday Times
Signed performance: Sat 28 Jun, 2.30pm
Audio-described performance: Sat 5 Jul, 2.30pm (Touch tour 12 noon)
Captioned peformance: Sat 12 Jul, 2.30pm
CAST / OFFICIAL ENGLAND SQUAD
Les Bubb - Gordon Banks
Glyn Grimstead - George Cohen / Alf Ramsey
Neil Haigh - Nobby Stiles
Brian Hargreaves - Roger Hunt / MD
Kyle Lima - Jack Carlton
Oliver Llewellyn-Jenkins - Bobby Moore
Zara Ramm - Geoff Hurst
Karla Shacklock - Martin Peters
Tom Wainwright - Alan Ball
Roy Weskin - Bobby Charlton
Stewart Wright - Ray Wilson / Jimmy Greaves / Ken Wolstenholme
Production photographs 1-7 by Simon Annand, 8-11 by Paul Blakemore.