There will be no need to make the journey to London's West End when an international smash hit musical arrives right on your doorstep. The highly acclaimed Blood Brothers comes to the Queen's Theatre, Barnstaple from Monday, June 2 to Saturday, June 7

There will be no need to make the journey to London's West End when an international smash hit musical arrives right on your doorstep. The highly acclaimed Blood Brothers comes to the Queen's Theatre, Barnstaple from Monday, June 2 to Saturday, June 7 as part of the North Devon Festival.Produced by theatre legend Bill Kenwright, few musicals have received such acclaim as Blood Brothers. Hailed by critics as one of the best musicals of all time, Blood Brothers has triumphed across the globe, scooping no fewer than four awards for Best Musical in London, seven Tony Award nominations on Broadway and receiving a standing ovation at almost every performance over the past 17 years. The show is simply unmissable and unbeatable.This epic tale of Liverpool life tells the captivating and moving story of twin boys separated at birth, only to be re-united by a dramatic twist of fate and a mother's haunting secret.Blood Brothers is written by Willy Russell who is undeniably one of this country's leading contemporary dramatists. Singer, actress, TV star and member of 70s pop group The Nolans, Linda Nolan, returns to the production to play Mrs Johnstone having first played the part in 2001. For further information or to book tickets call the Box Office on 01271 32 42 42 or visit www.northdevontheatres.org.uk