Dreamboats and Petticoats to rock a South Yorkshire stage next month

What's on.
What's on.

Sheffield Theatres will play host to the West End sell out sensation Dreamboats and Petticoats, as it returns to the Lyceum Theatre from January 14-18 as part of its UK tour.

Featuring some of the greatest hit songs of the Rock ‘n’ Roll era, this whirl round the jukebox of one of the most dynamic musical decades continues to delight and entertain audiences around the country.

In 1961 emotions run high as young musicians Norman and Bobby compete to win a national song writing competition, and, more importantly, the attentions of the gorgeous Sue. But when Bobby discovers that shy Laura is no slouch on the piano, love, and rock ‘n’ roll fame beckon.

Written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, the team behind Goodnight Sweetheart and Birds of a Feather, Dreamboats and Petticoats is produced by Bill Kenwright and Laurie Mansfield in association with Universal Music. Featuring classic tracks from Roy Orbison, The Shadows, Eddie Cochran, Billy Fury, and many more, including Let’s Dance, To Know Him Is To Love Him, Shaking All Over, Bobby’s Girl, Little Town Flirt, Only Sixteen, Runaround Sue, Happy Birthday Sweet 16, Let It Be Me, Great Pretender, C’mon Everybody and Let’s Twist Again, this musical is sure to delight the young and young at heart.

Dreamboats and Petticoats is on stage at the Lyceum Theatre from Tuesday 14 January – Saturday 18 January. Tickets are priced from £20.00 to £32.00 and can be purchased by calling the Box Office on 0114 249 6000 or by visiting sheffieldtheatres.co.uk (a transaction fee of £1.50 (£1.00 online) applies to all bookings made at the Box Office, excluding cash).