An electrifying cabaret about the places we keep in our hearts. “We don’t wanna talk about Westminster or Farage or Brussels. We want to talkabout us. Here. Cos we’re the bit that matters.” Anna is discovering that Hull is not the place she thought it is. Steph sees her city changing and misses her dad. Both are looking for somewhere to call home and something to believe in. And our MC? She’s determined to bring people together again, the only way she knows how – karaoke! ‘Cause what we need right now is to get up on our feet, grab a mic together and belt out a ballad after a pint or five.
From Masuria in Poland and Windass at Wembley, to City of Culture and Brexit Britain, Us Against Whatever is an electrifying cabaret about the places we keep in our hearts, with support from Hull’s finest voices – you! Setting fire to expectations of what a night at the theatre can be, this is the latest call to arms from the company behind 2017’s award-winning All We Ever Wanted Was Everything.
Us Against Whatever was developed with the support of the National Theatre, British Council and Polish Cultural Institute Age 14+, Show in English with excerpts in Polish. contains strong language and themes of grief and racism. Cast Edyta Budnik Adam Hadi Sèverine Howell-Meri Joshua Meredith Josie Morley Emma Thornett James Frewer