Comedians

November 1, 2020
Comedians

Comedians is a play by Trevor Griffiths, set in a Manchesterevening class for aspiring working-class comedians. It was firstperformed at the Nottingham Playhouse on 20 February 1975, in aproduction directed by Richard Eyre. The cast included JonathanPryce as the main character, Gethin Price, Stephen Rea and thecomedian and music hall performer Jimmy Jewel as the teacher.[1]The play deals with political issues such as sexism and racism.OCR with Table of Contents