Withnail & I
In January 2013 Shred Productions brought to the stage a live adaption of a cult classic at the Lass O'Gowrie Manchester.
This new play by writer Ian Winterton and directed by Trevor MacFarlane premiered in the Lowry Theatre Salford in May 2013
Synopsis: Antarctica, 1962, when ‘going south’ meant 12 months cut off from the world. Discovering upon arrival that the fiancée he left back home is pregnant, biologist Daniel puts ambition above his religious belief and stays. Seeking solace in his work, he uncovers disturbing evidence of the environmental disaster mankind may yet bring about. Teetering on the edge of depression, Daniel’s life is forever changed by his friendship with young dog-sledger Jim. Then news of the Cuban Missile Crisis reaches the base…