The Baker’s Wife makes a welcome return to London, playing the Menier Chocolate Factory.
The show boasts music and lyrics by the acclaimed musicals composer Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Pippin, Godspell), and book by Joseph Stein (Fiddler on the Roof), based on the classic French movie.
With a score of classic songs, including Meadowlark, The Baker’s Wife is a much-loved Stephen Schwarz musical that is getting a well-deserved new revival.
The Baker’s Wife is running at the Menier Chocolate Factory in Summer 2024. Check back for details, or sign up to our email alerts.
What's the story of The Baker's Wife?
A baker in France who, after finding out that his wife has become besotted with a handsome chauffeur, refuses to supply the town with any more bread until she comes to her senses and returns to him.
Who are the creative team of The Baker's Wife?
Music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz, book by Joseph Stein.
Based on the novel Jean-le-bleu and the play La Femme du Boulanger by Jean Giono, and the film by Marcel Pagnol.
Further creatives to be announced.
Venue InformationMenier Chocolate Factory, 53 Southwark Street, London, SE1 1RU
Nearest Tube or Train: London Bridge (Northern line, Jubilee line)
Nearest Buses: 17, 21, 35, 40, 43, 47, 48, 133, 141, 149, 343, 381, 521
Official London Theatre tickets for The Baker's Wife at the Menier Chocolate Factory, London
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