Lock Up Your Daughters: Musical Info & Synopsis


Lock Up Your Daughters tells the story of Hilaret, who yearns to defy her father’s protective grip and pursue a romance with Captain Constant. However, their plans encounter unexpected hurdles when Hilaret and her maid Cloris become entangled in a series of misunderstandings. As they navigate the complexities of love and social norms, they’re eventually led into the realm of a corrupt justice system, where the lines between truth and deception are blurred.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Golden Age (1959)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Farce

Setting: 1700s / England (London)

Creative Team

Music: Laurie Johnson

Lyrics: Lionel Bart

Book: Bernard Miles

Cast Albums

Original Cast (1959)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1950s, British, Golden Age, ObscurePolitical

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