About Dreamboats and Petticoats
Inspired by the smash hit albums, Dreamboats and Petticoats, the brilliant tale of rock 'n' roll romance continues its record breaking run at the Playhouse Theatre.
The Dreamboats and Petticoats musical is set It's 1961 when the music scene is red hot and every week sees another classic track released, with Del Shannon, Roy Orbison, Phil Spector, Eddie Cochran and Helen Shapiro topping the charts. There's a national song writing competition and emotions run high as talented young musicians Norman and Bobby compete to win the competition, win the hearts of their fans and win Laura's heart. But there's more to Laura than meets the eye.
Packed full of smash hits, the Dreamboats and Petticoats songs include Let's Dance, To Know Him Is to Love Him, Shaking All Over, Bobby's Girl, Three Steps To Heaven, Little Town Flirt, Only Sixteen, Run-around Sue, Happy Birthday Sweet 16, Let It Be Me, Great Pretender, C'mon Everybody, Let's Twist Again and many more hits from music's golden era!
The dazzling success of the first three Dreamboats and Petticoats CD’s, with over 2 million copies sold and several weeks at the number one spot in the compilation charts, the Great British public were saying that they didn't just want to listen they wanted to see it as well. Originally the show opened in Bromley in February 2009 to rave critical reviews and widespread audience acclaim. Dreamboats and Petticoats London opened at the Savoy Theatre in June 2009 before transferring to the Playhouse Theatre where it is still playing to packed houses.
So put on your dancing shoes and get your Dreamboats and Petticoats tickets today!