Set on New Year's Eve at a rundown nightclub on the outskirts of Liverpool, Alan Bleasdale's NO SURRENDER takes ruthless, yet darkly funny, jabs at the situation in Northern Ireland, unemployment in England's industrial north, and corruption among the business classes. Arriving for his
first day's work as manager of the Charleston Club, Mike (Michael Angelis) is faced with a complicated situation stemming from the outgoing manager's plans for revenge against the crooked owner. For the New Year's celebration, three somewhat incompatible groups have been booked into the club:
Irish Catholic pensioners prepared for a costume ball; their longtime Protestant adversaries...