The Baker's Wife at the Union Theatre from 21 Sep
The Baker's Wife, at Union Theatre, a fringe venue in southwark, south London , from 21 Sep to 15 Oct 2011.
Book by Joseph Stein. Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz. Based on 'La Femme du Boulanger' by Marcel Pagnol and Jean Giono.
Directed by Michael Strassen, lighting by Steve Miller, musical direction by Chris Mundy.
Cast includes Lisa Stokke (Genevieve), Michael Matus (Aimable), Matthew Goodgame (Dominique), James Ballanger, Ricky Butt, Joanna Kirkland, Mark Lawson, Karl Moffatt, Ian Mowat, Natalie Viccars, Craig Webb, Ross Witherden.
Set in 1935 in a small French village, explores the nature of marriage and the unpredictable excitement of the knight in shining armour. If bread represents life then the baker’s new young wife represents danger to the people of this community. We discover stories told when you were a child can often backfire horribly in adult life.