21 – 26 JANUARY 2013
Music ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER lyrics JIM STEINMAN
based on the original novel by MARY HAYLEY BELL and the film produced by RICHARD ATTENBOROUGH
book by PATRICIA KNOP, GALE EDWARDS & ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER
an amateur production by arrangement with THE REALLY USEFUL GROUP LTD
About the show
Based on the 1961 film starring Hayley Mills, ‘Whistle Down The Wind’ tells the story of teenagers fighting for their beliefs in 1950’s Louisiana after they discover who they believe is Jesus hiding in one of the town’s farmyard barns.
Led by Swallow, Brat and poor Baby the kids rebel against the adults and dream of a time ‘When Children Ruled The World’. Filled with hit songs made famous by Meatloaf, Bonnie Tyler, Tina Arena, The Everly Brothers and Boyzone, this is one of Lloyd Webber’s most famous musical.