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The last rounds of Benny Lynch
1935. The Florence Street Flyweight, Benny Lynch conquers the World…and it’s imagination.
100,000 people welcome him home to Glasgow’s Central Station…100,000 people. “They came in their thousands”. From Gorbals slum, to grandiose glamour. A knockout. Fought and won.
A World First, when pugilism meets performance…as we explore the mindset of a true Champion, his life ,his legend and his legacy. Join Benny Lynch, from boy to boxer…as he battles his demons, “ in and out of the ring.” (1913-1946)
Featuring the boxing youth and future stars of Kelvin ABC, Govanhill and O’Neils ABC, Cambuslang
Arts Enigma Productions
Written and Directed and Designed by Paul Moore
Original Music by Oliver Lodge
Boxing Ring Supplied by O’Neils ABC Cambuslang
Boxing Consultation by and special thanks to Jimmy, Mark & David at Kelvin ABC and Brian & Andy at O’Neils ABC