ENTER a world of magic and fantasy as Disney’s classic movie Bedknobs and Broomsticks makes its world premiere as an exciting new musical which is coming to the Congress Theatre, Eastbourne from Wednesday 13 to Sunday 17 October 2021.
Tickets are now on sale.
With the original songs by the legendary Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins, The Jungle Book, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang), including Portobello Road, The Age Of Not Believing, The Beautiful Briny and new music and lyrics by Neil Bartram and book by Brian Hill, Bedknobs and Broomsticks will be brought to life by award-winning theatre-makers Candice Edmunds and Jamie Harrison.
When the three orphaned Rawlins children are reluctantly evacuated from London to live with the mysterious Eglantine Price, they have no idea what adventures lie ahead. Upon discovering Eglantine to be a trainee witch, they join forces to search for a secret spell that will defeat the enemy once and for all.
Armed with an enchanted bedknob, a bewitched broomstick and a magical flying bed, they encounter surprising new friendships on their journey from Portobello Road to the depths of the beautiful briny sea.
This magical new musical Bedknobs and Broomsticks flies into the Congress Theatre, Eastbourne Wednesday 13 to Sunday 17 October 2021, with nightly performances at 7.30pm Wednesday to Saturday, 2.30pm matinee on Thursday and Saturday and 1pm and 5pm on Sunday. To book call the Visitor Services Team on 01323 412000 or online eastbournetheatres.co.uk
It’s time to start believing.