Playtime, Peter Mortimer’s new book

by flambardblog

Northern dramatist Peter Mortimer’s latest book, Playtime: Eight Plays With and For Young People, is published by Flambard this summer. The book showcases a wide range of theatre work created over two decades by Mortimer working with pupils from six north of England schools, and one school in Beirut.

To celebrate the launch of this unique publication, the original Star of the Sea school cast reprise their 2009 play Triple Act on Wednesday, 20 July at 7 p.m. at the School Hall, Seatonville Rd, Whitley Bay, NE25 9NG. There will also be live music and a chance to buy the book. All are welcome to come – please RSVP to Michael Wilcocks on 0191 643 2080 or

Playtime is available here.