Hope Mill Theatre
25 Sep - 30 Sep
Can two men raised to fight ever learn to love?
'Gypsy Queen' tells the story of ‘Gorgeous' George O’Connell, a bare-knuckle fighter and traveller who enters the world of professional boxing, putting him on a collision course with his roots, his identity and his greatest fear.
In the opposite corner is gay boxer Dane ‘The Pain’ Samson. The young pretender and son of a boxing legend, he fights his own battles leading to a tragedy that neither could predict.
‘Gypsy Queen’ is an unconventional love story between two fighters who discover the greatest challenge lies outside the ring…
Written by Rob Ward.
Monday 25th to Saturday 30th September
Hope Mill Theatre, 113 Pollard St, Manchester, M4 7JA