The stage production of Bedknobs and Broomsticks kicked off its U.K. and Ireland tour on August 25th and the production celebrated by releasing four images from the live show, inspired by Disney’s 1971 live-action/animated musical.

What’s Happening:

  • Michael Harrison Entertainment released four images from the stage production of Disney’s Bedknobs and Broomsticks, which kicked off its U.K. and Ireland tour on August 25th in Canterbury.
  • The show uses the classic Sherman Brothers songs from the film and adds new music to the score by Neil Bartram.
  • Dianne Pilkington plays Miss Eglantine Price, the apprentice witch portrayed by Disney Legend Angela Lansbury in the original film.
  • Charles Brunton co-stars as Professor Emelius Browne, who provides Eglantine with the incomplete incantations that kickstart the adventures of the apprentice witch, her three displaced charges, and a traveling bed.
  • The tour is currently scheduled through May 2022. There’s been no word on the production being brought to other markets.
  • For information on tour stops and to purchase tickets, visit bedknobsonstage.com.
  • The classic film is streaming on Disney+.
(Michael Harrison Entertainment/Disney/Johan Persson)

(Michael Harrison Entertainment/Disney/Johan Persson)

(Michael Harrison Entertainment/Disney/Johan Persson)

(Michael Harrison Entertainment/Disney/Johan Persson)

(Michael Harrison Entertainment/Disney/Johan Persson)

(Michael Harrison Entertainment/Disney/Johan Persson)

(Michael Harrison Entertainment/Disney/Johan Persson)

(Michael Harrison Entertainment/Disney/Johan Persson)

(Michael Harrison Entertainment/Disney/Johan Persson)

(Michael Harrison Entertainment/Disney/Johan Persson)

(Michael Harrison Entertainment/Disney/Johan Persson)

(Michael Harrison Entertainment/Disney/Johan Persson)