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The Pitmen Painters
by Lee Hall
Cottesloe Theatre, London, until June 25
After its run in the Live Theatre Newcastle this play by Billy Elliot writer Lee Hall is based on a true story about a group of miners who in 1934 joined an art appreciation group. What results is a group of workers who get the chance to explore and create art for the first time.