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Based on the 2005 film which starred Judi Dench and Bob Hoskins. Based on the true story of the Windmill Theatre in London. 70-year-old recently-widow Mrs Laura Henderson buys the theatre as a way of spending her time and money, and appoints manager Vivian Van Damm. As the war looms Mrs Henderson searches for something to boost morale and box office, coming up with the idea of The Windmill Girls - glamorous young women posing as nude statues (movement by nudes in a live show being banned at the time). Audiences flock and as the Blitz hits London, The Windmill boasted "We Never Close". World Premiere
Performers , (Mrs Henderson) Janie Dee , Tracie Bennett , Julie Armstong , Sarah Bakker , Ian Bartholomew , Katie Bernstein , Andrew Bryant , Rhiannon Chesterman , Lizzy Connolly , Alexander Delamere , Mark Hadfield , Victoria Hay , Graham Hoadly , Samuel Holmes , Lauren Hood , Oliver Jackson , Katrina Kleve , Matthew Malthouse , Jane Milligan , Neil Stewart , Emma Williams . Dickie Wood. Book by . Terry Johnson Lyrics . Don Black Music . George Fenton Music . Simon Chamberlain Producer . The Heywire Partnership Producer . Michael Harrison Producer . Theatre Royal Bath Director . Terry Johnson Choreographer . Andrew Wright Design . Tim Shortall Sound . Gareth Owen Lighting . Ben Ormerod Costume . Paul Wills Choreographer . Andrew Wright
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