This is the live stream to watch at home – to buy tickets to attend the in-person event at Storyhouse head here.
★★★★ “about as close as theatre can come to being hugged for 70 minutes non-stop” The Independent
★★★★ “as clever as Einstein, as cosy as a pair of old slippers, and a joy to watch” The Herald
★★★★ “just magical” What’s On Stage
★★★★ “a quirky and charming little play which is beautifully executed by Hesmondhalgh” Broadway World
A universal love story that celebrates the human race in all its glorious messiness, confusion and joy. Starring BAFTA nominated Julie Hesmondhalgh (Coronation Street, Broadchurch), The Greatest Play is squashed full of exquisite observation and heartbreaking beauty.