Mrs Henderson Presents: Musical Info & Synopsis


Mrs Henderson Presents follows Laura Henderson, a wealthy widow who purchases the struggling Windmill Theatre. With the help of her friend, Vivian Van Damm, they come up with an idea to keep the theatre afloat – an all-nude revue show. As they navigate the challenges of wartime censorship and societal norms, Laura and Vivian create a sensation with their performances. Mrs Henderson Presents explores themes of resilience, camaraderie, and the healing power of the arts.

Musical Information

Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content

Musical Type: Contemporary (2015)

Cast Size: 20+

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: 1930s, 1940s / England (London)

Creative Team

Music: George Fenton, Simon Chamberlain

Lyrics: Don Black

Book: Terry Johnson

Cast Albums

Original London Cast (2016)➝


Sheet Music: Amazon➝


2010s, Based on a Movie, British, Female Leads, True Story, War

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