Play directory : Poppy

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The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other The Mandy Network members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    Peter Nichols
  • Written
  • Setting
    1840s England, India and China
  • Overview
    Poppy is a musical comedy play about the Opium Wars. The play takes the form of a pantomime, complete with Dick Whittington, a pantomime dame, and two pantomime horses. The book and lyrics were written by Peter Nichols, and "the composer was Monty Norman