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Bedknobs and Broomsticks, Cliffs Pavilion


Dianne Pilkington will lead the company as Miss Eglantine Price, the role immortalised on film by Angela Lansbury and Charles Brunton will play Emelius Browne when Bedknobs and Broomsticks comes to Southend!

Enter a world of magic and fantasy as Disney's classic movie Bedknobs and Broomsticks makes its world premiere as an exciting new stage musical.

With the original songs by the legendary Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins, The Jungle Book, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang), including Portobello Road, The Age Of Not Believing, The Beautiful Briny, and new music and lyrics by Neil Bartram and book by Brian Hill; Bedknobs and Broomsticks will be brought to life by award-winning theatre-makers Candice Edmunds and Jamie Harrison.


Tickets from : GBP 27.50

Date and Time: 1st September 2021 at 7:30 pm to 5th September 2021 at 10:30 pm

Venue details: Cliffs Pavilion, Station Road, Southend-on-Sea, England, SS0 7RA, United Kingdom

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