About The Show
The Chocolate Factory is pleased to present the UK premier 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 go off to the 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.
“A great night out (handkerchiefs are required)”
“Beautiful songs delivered by the cast with exceptional skill”
“Jenna Russell and Edward Baker-Duly are excellent”
“Tender and uplifting”
“There is a good deal to like in this UK premiere production”
“A warm, wry, richly textured performance from Jenna Russell”
“A note-perfect Jenna Russell gives a genius performance”
THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY
13th July – 14th September 2019
Tuesday – Saturday 8pm
2 hours 45 minutes with one interval
Produced in association with