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A verbatim piece of theatre about migrant workers and belonging, set against the backdrop of the annual strawberry harvest.

Strawberries are big business and this production goes behind-the-scenes to find out how British growers manage to keep our favourite summer fruit on the supermarket shelves. Strawberry Fields was a drama-documentary that used the words and stories of the people directly involved to reveal the environmental and social costs of industrialised farming, from the perspective of farmers, politicians, local residents, migrant workers and supermarket shoppers: it’s moving, funny and deadly serious.


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Dates and locations
Date: Location: Tickets: Info:
19 Oct 2005 19:30
Newhampton Arts Centre

Wolverhampton, WV1 4AN

21 - 22
October 2005
Theatr Clwyd

Mold, CH7 1YA

26 Oct 2005 19:30
Croydon Clocktower

Croydon, CR0 1NX

28 Oct 2005 20:00
South Holland Centre

Spalding, Lincolnshire, PE11 1SS

29 Oct 2005 20:00
The Hat Factory

Luton, LU1 2EY

1 Nov 2005 20:00
Kingsley College Redditch

Redditch, Worcestershire, B98 7UH

2 Nov 2005 19:30
Bacon Theatre

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 6EP

3 Nov 2005 19:30
Civic Hall

Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire. CV37 6LU

5 Nov 2005 19:30
Norwich Arts Centre

Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 4PG

9 - 10
November 2005
New Theatre Royal

Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 2DD

12 Nov 2005 19:30
Glass House Arts Centre

Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY8 4HF

15 Nov 2005 19:30
Theatre Royal

Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB

16 - 17
November 2005
Albany Theatre

Deptford, London. SE8 4AG

19 Nov 2005 20:00
King's Lynn Arts Centre

King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1HA

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