From its opening chorus, Operation Mincemeat is a fizzy, clever, compelling new musical. Though billed as a work-in-progress, don’t come in expecting a half-finished evening: this is a tight and carefully considered piece that deserves to be seen on a much larger stage soon. Read more
Operation Mincemeat will return to Southwark Playhouse in 2022. Operation Mincemeat extends, with a new booking period from 14 Jan. 2022 - 19 Feb. 2022.
The year is 1943 and we’re losing the war. Luckily, we’re about to gamble all our futures on a stolen corpse.
Operation Mincemeat is Singin’ in the Rain meets Strangers on a Train, Noel Fielding meets Noel Coward. Join us in discovering the fast-paced, hilarious and unbelievable true story of the twisted secret mission that won us World War II. The question is, how did a well-dressed corpse wrong-foot Hitler?
Operation Mincemeat played 14 work-in-progress shows from 23 July - 7 August. After, Operation Mincemeat then played a six week run from 9 August - 18 September.