They became the nation's best-known brass band when they were the subject of Brassed Off
, starring the late Pete Postlethwaite.
Their story inspired the Bafta-nominated comedy-drama Brassed Off
FILM Brassed Off
Live BELOVED British movie Brassed Off
stars Stephen Tompkinson, Ewan McGregor, Tara Fitzgerald and Pete Postlethwaite.
Speaking about the band's performance, the play's director Christine Dukes said: "No staging of Brassed Off
would be complete without the inclusion of a live brass band.
Picture: IDIL SUKHAN THEATRE Brassed Off
Adapted from the popular film starring Ewan McGregor and the late, great Pete Postlewaite, Brassed Off
tells the hard-hitting, funny and moving story of a group of workers during the pit closures in the 1980s.
Tony Costello, Glenrothes I'M SORRY the much missed Barry Norman didn't put Brassed Off
in his top l00 films.
BOSSES are brassed off
after thieves escaped with a haul of metal costing over PS400.
Often described as the real stars of the hit movie Brassed Off
, the musicians are in constant demand for concert appearances around the world.
With Grimethorpe Colliery band - stars of hit film Brassed Off
- helping to set the scene for the action at Sage Gateshead, the Brass in Concert Championship will play out over the November 15-16 weekend for the World of Brass in Concert title.
Other highlights include movies The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill but Came Down a Mountain, Brassed Off
, I Capture the Castle, Five Children and It, and In a Dark Place.
COVENTRY playwright Paul Allen, who adapted Brassed Off
for the stage, will be 'In Conversation' at The Belgrade directly after the play on Thursday.
And now a group of Calderdale musicians will TAKE to the fore when a new stage version of Brassed Off
hits the region.