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Menier Chocolate Factory, London
The Bridges of Madison County
Menier Chocolate Factory, London
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The Chocolate Factory is pleased to present the UK premiere of the musical version of the best-selling novel by Robert James Waller and subsequent motion picture directed by Clint Eastwood.

Francesca is an Italian immigrant housewife living a happy existence on a farm in the American Midwest.  However, when her family goes off to the Iowa State Fair, she meets Robert Kincaid, a National Geographic photographer on assignment filming bridges in the area.  Their initial friendship develops into a brief but passionate affair which has devastating consequences on all of their lives. 

Winner of the Tony Awards for Best Original Score and Best Orchestrations, this is one of Jason Robert Brown’s most ravishing and unforgettable shows.

Previews from |
12th July 2019
Opening date |
23rd July 2019
Booking from |
11th September 2019
Available until |
13th September 2019
Closes |
14th September 2019
By:
Marsha Norman
Director:
Trevor Nunn
Songs by:
Jason Robert Brown
Lighting:
Tim Lutkin
Sound:
Gregory Clarke
Design:
Jon Bausor
Choreography:
Lynne Page
Cast list:
Jenna Russell, Ed Baker-Duly, Georgia Brown, Maddison Bulleyment, Shanay Holmes, Gillian Kirkpatrick, Paul F Monaghan, David Perkins and Dale Rapley.

Menier Chocolate Factory Venue Information

Address:
Menier Chocolate Factory, 51 Southwark Street, London, SE1 1RU
Nearest tube:
London Bridge

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Latest The Bridges of Madison County News & Features

Jenna Russell: 'Everything was telling me that doing this role was wrong, wrong, wrong'
Tuesday, 23 July, 2019
The West End may have produced bigger musical theatre stars than Jenna Russell, but few, I'd wager, who radiate more sincerity, both onstage and off, or whose performances elicit a warm glow of empathy in audiences. In shows from Michael Grandage's revival of Guys and Dolls, for which she earned an Olivier nomination in 2006, and Sunday in the Park with George, for which she won the Olivier the following year, to Merrily We Roll Along (another Olivier-nominated...
The Bridges of Madison County
Jenna Russell to star in The Bridges of Madison County at the Menier Chocolate Factory
Monday, 13 May, 2019
Jenna Russell is set to lead the cast of the UK premiere of Jason Robert Brown’s The Bridges of Madison County, which opens at the Menier Chocolate Factory in July. With a book by Marsha Norman, the musical is based on the best-selling novel by Robert James Waller which is about an Italian immigrant housewife living on a farm in the American Midwest, when she meets a photographer on an assignment to film bridges in the area. The musical ran on Broadway in 2014 starring...
The Bridges of Madison County
British premiere of The Bridges of Madison County to open at Menier Chocolate Factory
Tuesday, 07 May, 2019
The Bridges of Madison County will receive its national premiere at the Menier Chocolate Factory, it has been announced. Set in the 1960s, the musical follows Francesca, an Italian immigrant living in Iowa who lives a quiet, yet content life on a farm. Left alone by her family who go to visit the Iowa State Fair, she meets Robert Kincaid, a National Geographic photographer who is on assignment to film bridges in the area. Their friendship quickly turns to a romantic...
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