WE ARE THE BEST - Live Theatre Newcastle

Friday, July 22, 2022

WE ARE THE BEST, Lukas Moodysson’s cult film, based on his wife Coco’s acclaimed comic book NEVER GOODNIGHT, was an international sensation when it first came out and has now been rewritten by major upcoming talent Rebecca Glendenning (Bonnie and the Bonnettes) as a glorious punk story for here and now. 

Live Theatre's new Artistic Director Jack McNamara opens his first season with this powerful yet funny story about friendship - https://www.live.org.uk/whats-on/we-are-best

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐'One is drawn into the production from the off...The packed laugh out loud audience certainly showed their appreciation and if you are lucky enough to see it, you will see why'
The Reviews Hub

⭐⭐⭐⭐'Bold, brash and big-hearted coming-of-age comedy with accomplished and engaging performances from its youthful central trio'
The Stage

'This stage version loses none of the attitude, fun or emotional punch of its predecessors'

'Jack McNamara's debut show as director for Live Theatre is full of fun and verve and may well be the springboard for several promising careers'
Cultured North East

'This is a hugely enjoyable show about the naivety of youth friendships, having a voice and of course boys!  With some guitar and drums thrown in it's a winner'.

'The centre is euphoric rebellion; it's impossible not to leave the theatre smiling as the three teenagers find where they belong in each other...unique, witty writing'
The Crack

'Wonderfully written...brilliant one-liners and bitter-sweet heartfelt moments...You'll love it.'
North East Bylines