Date(s) - 19/07/2023
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]
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