Billy the Kid by Michael Morpurgo

Billy the Kid

Michael Morpurgo
Unicorn Theatre
Directed by Tony Graham

"One day Billy, you could play for Chelsea. All you've got to do is work at it."

The only thing Billy ever wanted to do was play for Chelsea and his dream came true when he was signed by the club to become a champion striker for the first team. But that was 1939 and with the outbreak of the Second World War, Billy’s life changed forever.

Production duration: 57 min 45 sec

Cast & creative team


  • Billy
    Dudley Sutton
  • Sam
    Sam Donovan


  • Michael Morpurgo
  • Tony Graham
    Director and Adaptor
  • Adam Wiltshire
  • John Avery
    Music and Sound Composer
  • Phil Clarke
    Production Manager and Lighting Designer
  • Mia Theil Have
    Movement Director
  • Mark Jones
    Wardrobe Supervisor
  • Keith Edgehill and Jeffrey Mitchell
    Senior Technicians
  • Shane Burke
  • Richard Pattison
    Company Stage Manager
  • Marie Maton
    Deputy Stage Manager
  • Peter Barnett
    Assistant Stage Manager