Based on the novel by Paul Gallico
A new musical by Richard Taylor and Rachel Wagstaff
Book by Rachel Wagstaff | Music and lyrics by Richard Taylor
FLOWERS FOR MRS HARRIS returns to Chichester Festival Theatres in September 2018. For tickets and more information, please visit the CFT website here.
First performed at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield from 18 May – 4 June 2016.
WINNER of three UK Theatre Awards 2016: Best Musical Production, Best Performance in a Musical (Clare Burt), Best Design (Lez Brotherston)
★★★★★ “five-star fairytale… one of the most heart-warming and tear-forming British musicals of recent years” Guardian
★★★★ “a joy from start to finish” The Times
★★★★ “a tale of show-stopping frocks… a delight” Daily Mail
★★★★ “seamlessly dazzling dreams… Burt’s multi-stranded interpretation of the role is to acting as Dior is to haute couture: impeccable.” The Observer
★★★★ “a glowing warmth that spreads infectiously across the entire auditorium… as radiant and ravishing as a bouquet of roses” The Stage
★★★★ “Clare Burt is a marvel” WhatsOnStage
★★★★ “stunning” Sunday Times
★★★★ “[the] writers, Richard Taylor and Rachel Wagstaff, are on to a winner… a charming, stunningly attired weepie dramatising the principle that life is what you make it.” Mail on Sunday
★★★★ “I loved it. I have the soggy Kleenex to prove it” Libby Purves
Directed by Daniel Evans | Designed by Lez Brotherston | Musical Direction by Tom Brady | Lighting Design by Mark Henderson | Sound Design by Mike Walker | Casting by Charlotte Sutton