The Shire Hall is a multi-functional building used for community hires such as parties, wedding receptions and fund-raising events. It is also used as an arts centre with live music, theatre, comedy and cinema.

Delicate Flowers presented by Single Story Theatre

“I think all this talk about girls not boxing is old fashioned, girls aren’t the delicate flowers they used to be.” Barbara Buttrick.

Everybody needs a hero, right?

Karen’s a young boxer desperate to use her skills to combat her struggles in balancing home life with her ambitions. Inspired by the story of iconic Hessle boxer and wrestler Barbara Buttrick, she’s got a voice on the male-dominated world of sports, and she wants you to hear it.

This mesmerizing one-woman play tells the story of a world champion whose tenacity and skill took her to the top of her profession, and one who’s aiming to get there.

Ages: 12+

Delicate Flowers presented by Single Story Theatre

Thu 28th February
Doors 7pm, starts 7.30pm
Ticket £12.00
Concession £10.00

Other Information

  • Refreshments available. Fully licensed bar will open for events for over 18s only.
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