Play directory : The Housewives of the 1950s

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  • Author
    Devised
  • Setting
    1950s England
  • Overview
    Set on a TV show in 1950s England, five women compete to win the title of 'Britain's Best Housewife'.

    They don't complain, always serve dinner on time and never have a hair out of place – but is there sadness under their imprinted smiles?

    A fusion of dark comedy and song, come and take a peek into the materialistic and 'picture perfect' world of the 1950s housewives – you're guaranteed to be served with a smile...