Tuesday 30 September 2014
Everyman, Cheltenham

Calamity Jane

Calamity Jane

Starring Jodie Prenger (Oliver, Spamalot and One Man, Two Guvnors) alongside a cast of multi-talented actors/musicians, this production gets to the heart and soul of the musical.

Calamity Jane can outrun and outshoot any man in Deadwood. Hard, boastful and desperate to impress, she travels to Chicago on the Deadwood Stage to recruit a star, Adelaide Adams. But things donít go too smoothly for Calamity as everyone in town favours the new girl and she struggles to keep her jealousy and pride in check. It takes her long-standing enemy Wild Bill Hickok to make her see sense and realise her Secret Love Ö..

The Oscar-nominated score includes The Black Hills of Dakota, The Deadwood Stage, Just Blew in from Windy City and the award-winning song Secret Love.