On Behalf of the People

On Behalf of the People

The Melting Shop presents Ray Castleton’s new play, a powerful and engaging story of a post-war Yorkshire mining family coming to terms with their rapidly changing world. Tom Mason returns from the war to the arms of his grateful mother and fiancée – and to the bosom of the pit... 

Nobody's Home

Nobody's Home

Odysseus has come home from the war. His bath’s broken, and he can’t fix it. As he stares at his reflection, he begins to suspect that his journey back to the people he loves might not be as easy at it seems. 

Elephant Man

Elephant Man

Joseph Merrick owes his existence to those who exploit his horrible deformities for their own ends. But as he sits silently under curious stares, it is the world around him that appears grotesque...