Chilling drama flies into Buxton

A scene from Blackbird.
A scene from Blackbird.

Award-winning drama Blackbird, written by Scottish playwright David Harrower and performed by Stickleback Theatre Company, is coming to Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre Studio Theatre.

The fascinating and unnerving tale of revenge and intrigue begins a two-night run at the Water Street venue on Friday March 29, at 7.30pm.

Winner of the Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Play in 2007, Blackbird is an unremittingly intense 90-minute one-act performance.

Tickets, priced £6.50, are available from the Box Office on 0845 127 2190 or at www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk.

The performances contain sexual content and are for audiences aged 16-plus.