A portrayal of John Newton's life story, from slave ship captain to church leader and hymn writer - a celebration of the transformative power of grace
Consumed with guilt and wrestling with darkness, Martin Luther’s internal battle brings him close to the brink. As he grapples with the Bible, challenges accepted practices and despairs of ever being worthy, he comes to a startling revelation: salvation comes through faith alone.
Darkness Falls is a reimagining of John’s Gospel. Moving, funny, poetical and fantastical, the play mixes vivid storytelling with beautiful live music, to bring you a timeless story, as you’ve never seen it before.
Commissioned by YMCA, created by Saltmine Theatre Company, The Soul In The Machine takes audiences back to 1844.
"Together, supporting one another, with the help and grace of God I believe we can calm each other when we feel afraid, strengthen one another when we are weak and work together to raise our children to the glory of God and to raise the home life of this nation." - Mary Sumner, founder of Mothers' Union.