A love letter to Sheffield and a history of modern Britain told through the stories of one iconic estate, Standing at the Sky’s Edge charts the hopes and dreams of three generations over the course of six tumultuous decades.
Set to the irresistible songs of legendary Sheffield singer-songwriter Richard Hawley, it is a heartfelt exploration of the power of community and what it is we call home.
This award-winning new British musical makes its London premiere at The National, directed by Robert Hastie, Artistic Director of Sheffield Theatres.
Winner of Best Musical Production at the UK Theatre Awards and 2020 South Bank Sky Arts Award for Theatre.
Kenan Ali is the fight director, and featuring Alastair Natkiel playing Marcus and Deborah Tracey as Grace/Alice.