After sold-out improvement runs on the New Diorama Theatre in 2019 and Southwark Playhouse in 2020, 2021 & 2022, plus an prolonged Riverside Studios run this summer time, Operation Mincemeat transfers to the West Finish’s Fortune Theatre for previews (SpitLip by no means relaxation on their laurels) beginning on the twenty ninth March, adopted by an 8-week run starting on the ninth Could 2023. Operation Mincemeat will probably be following thirty-three vastly profitable years of The Girl In Black on the Fortune Theatre.
The yr is 1943 and we’re dropping the struggle. Fortunately, we’re about to gamble all our futures on a stolen corpse.
Singin’ within the Rain meets Strangers on a Prepare, Noel Coward meets Noel Fielding, Operation Mincemeat is the fast-paced, hilarious and unbelievable true story of the twisted secret mission that received us World Battle II. The query is, how did a well-dressed corpse wrong-foot Hitler?
Operation Mincemeat received The Stage Debut award for Greatest Composer/Lyricist, the Off-West Finish award for Greatest Firm Ensemble and was listed within the Observer’s Prime 10 reveals of the yr. The present is at present featured within the V&A’s Re:Imagining Musicals show, exploring how musicals have repeatedly reimagined, reinvented and reinterpreted themselves over time.