Most of us know of the well-loved and inspirational film Educating Rita, starring Julie Walters, the working class hair dresser who studies literature to better herself, and Michael Caine who plays her teacher. The classic story is returning to its original form as a play, which was written by Willy Russell. Directed by Gemma Bodinetz, it opens at the Everyman and Playhouse theatre in Liverpool, next Spring, from February 6 to March 7, 2015, it will be the play’s spiritual home coming after 35 years. Something special that is. Click here for tickets and to keep up to speed with Educating Rita at the Playhouse theatre.