Music by Howard Goodall
Book by Howard Goodall and Richard Curtis.
10 – 12 November 2016
Stanwyx Theatre, Carlisle.
Norfolk, 1941. Girlfriends follows recruits of the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF) on an RAF Bomber Command base during the Second World War. This emotionally compelling musical explores the bravery, camaraderie, solidarity and humour between the women in the WAAF while they pack parachutes, make shells, fall in love and live through the horrors of the War.
Holly Allen, Joseph Donnison, Amber Gibney, Jessie-Grace Griffin,
Courtney Knight, Nicola Palmer, Hannah Rae, Emma Sanders,
Douglas Smith, Louise Stuart, Chloe Sturrock, Sharron Taylor,
Harriet Winstanley, Katy Wright.
Directed and Designed by Andrew Keates.
Musical Direction by Nick Butters.
Lighting by Joseph Donnison and Louise Stuart.
Stage Management by Harriet Winstanley.
Photography by Andrew Keates