Mixed Up North: director Max Stafford-Clark

12th September 2009

Celia Imrie in Mixed Up North
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The artistic director of Out of Joint theatre company talks to Suman Bhuchar about his latest project, Mixed Up North, which explores the difficulties of uniting divided racial communities in the Lancashire mill town of Burnley. Recorded at the Bolton Octagon.

I think education is a word we’re scared of in the theatre. “Education” is a bad word, and “entertainment” is a good word.