A COMMENT FROM THE AUDIENCE

Hi Went last night and have to say how fantastic the whole performance was. In one word, authentic. It is such a shame that the story and recognition for Lil has taken some time to be really celebrated but it is great that it now has, in such an important year.  The...

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REMEMBERING THE ACTIONS OF SOME STRONG HULL WOMEN IN 1968.

For the original new Hull play “LIL” written by Val Holmes, we took our LIL’S LASSES out on the street to remember what some of the original campaigners, lead by LIL BILOCCA, did in 1968. Namely, a 500 woman silent march down Hull’s famous Hessle Road and a protest at...

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“TELLING THE WORLD” IN THE CITY OF CULTURE!

Members of the team were front and centre, (Fully branded!) at the launch of the last season of the City of Culture year “TELL THE WORLD!” Our LIL Play was publicised to the national and local media by 2017 CEO Martin Green (see film below).  ...

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Ernie Bilocca pays a visit to the LIL DRAMA COMPANY.

A few weeks ago Val Holmes and I had the great pleasure of chatting to Ernie Bilocca, Lillian Bilocca’s son, when he came to PAD STUDIOS for a coffee. What a thoroughly nice man he is! Val had had earlier in-depth chats with Ernie, when she was researching the play...

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LIL’S LASSES ARE GETTING ONBOARD!

Oh what a night! After only a couple of open meetings we have already found 40 LIL’S LASSES (ten places left!) to participate in LIL - THE PLAY. All the local women who are passionate about LIL’s story and theatre, came together last night to officially join the team....

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