Date(s) - 11/07/2023
Blonde Bombshells of 1943
The Blonde Bombshells take to the stage once more.
A warm and witty musical play filled with glorious live swing performances of 1940s classics by Glen Miller, The Andrews Sisters, George Formby and Fats Waller.
The Blonde Bombshells, the most glamorous all-girl swing band in the North, loses members every time it plays a GI camp. Now there’s an important BBC job in the offing and Betty needs to find new musicians fast!
Among those drafted are an innocent schoolgirl, a nun and a draft-dodging drummer not afraid of donning a frock (if it keeps him out of National Service). With her motley line-up complete, Betty and her band prepare to dodge Hitler’s bombs and make the dangerous journey for the performance of their lives.
Blonde Bombshells of 1943 is a lavish new production featuring live music and stellar performances!
By Alan Plater
A Theatre by the Lake, Octagon Theatre Bolton and Stephen Joseph Theatre production
Venue: (Main House) Theatre by the Lake, Lakeside, Keswick, Cumbria CA12 5DJ
Tickets: from £10
More info & online booking: www.theatrebythelake.com/event/blonde-bombshells-of-1943
Box Office: 017687 74411 | [email protected]
Planning a visit to the Theatre by the Lake, Keswick? Enter your dates below to compare available hotel & b&b accommodation on a handy map. Or use the pre-set Quick Links for self catering accommodation in Keswick.
If you have found these What's On in the Lake District pages useful please help to support Visit Cumbria by Booking Your Accommodation through us. You pay the same lowest rate but sometimes we receive a small commission for this, which helps us to keep our 1,500+ free pages online and updated. Your support helps us to maintain our independence and impartiality and is very much appreciated. Thank you.