- COLD by Peter Straughan
'If there's something stirring
in new theatre from the North of England, then the Ashton
Group from Barrow-in-Furness in Cumbria must be one of the
more exciting elements in that change'.
'. . . had the audience spellbound. . . a beautiful work
North West Evening Mail
'A gripping piece of theatre with humour, pathos, and careful
observation. The Ashton Group is a real emerging talent
in the North and the partnership with writer Peter Straughan
for Cold has produced touring theatre of real quality. '
Andrew Dixon, Chief Executive, Northern Arts
let’s summarise: haunting music, intelligently written
script, powerful performances. What else is there to say?
Go and see this piece. Go and see this piece. Go and see
Ksenija Horvat Edinburgh Guide Nov. 2001