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Northern Stage is set to welcome a drama set in the world of mining as critically-acclaimed Wonderland arrives from Wednesday 27th February until Saturday 9th March.

The play opened to rave reviews last year, and designer Morgan Large won the 2018 UK Theatre Award for best design for some incredible set work. The play is set in 1984 in Nottinghamshire and follows the lives of 16-year-olds Malcolm and Jimmy who are on a journey into brotherhood, shepherded by veteran coal miner Colonel

With an American CEO brought in to reform King Coal, a world of pit closures and striking follows, in a play that is filled with passion and has had audiences awe-struck and completely captivated in a play that should really strike a chord with our region.

Wonderland is at Northern Stage, Newcastle from Wednesday 27th February until Saturday 9th March.

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