Betty Blue Eyes: Musical Info & Synopsis


Betty Blue Eyes unfolds in post-WWII Britain during the era of rationing as citizens prepare for an upcoming royal wedding. The townspeople acquire a cheeky little pig named Betty as the main course for the festivities, intending to serve her up as a symbol of communal spirit and defiance against the strict rationing regulations. Betty Blue Eyes explores themes of community, resistance, and the desire for a better future, all while centering around this unexpected guest of honor.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2011)

Cast Size: 10+

Genre: Comedy

Setting: 1940s / England

Creative Team

Music: George Stiles

Lyrics: Anthony Drewe

Book: Ron Cowen, Daniel Lipman

Cast Albums

Original London Cast (2011)➝


Licensing: Music Theatre International➝


2010s, Animals, Based on a Movie, British, ComedicRoyalty, Weddings

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