6th July 2011
Leeds United fan stage-play
- tour dates announced
A stage-play about a dedicated fan of Leeds United is set for away fixtures of its own with the announcement of a 15-date theatre tour later in the year including two nights at the prestigious West Yorkshire Playhouse in Leeds.
Paint It White is the hilarious life-story of Gary Edwards, a painter and decorator, who has followed the Elland Road club through thick and thin, missing just one game since 1968. The stage production will travel up and down the country from 13th October to November 9th.
Paint It White, adapted from the book by Edwards, ran successfully for three weeks in Leeds in 2010 and is based on the experiences of the Kippax-born superfan who has managed to juggle his passion for the club alongside the fundamentals of life. From marriage...