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Bedknobs and Broomsticks (musical)

Bedknobs and Broomsticks is an upcoming stage musical based on the 1971 Walt Disney film and the stories by Mary Norton. It features the original songs by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, new songs and additional music and lyrics by Neil Bartram and book by Brian Hill. The musical was to have been directed and choreographed by Rachel Rockwell before her death on May 26, 2018. Her replacement has yet to be announced.

Bedknobs and Broomsticks
BookBrian Hill
BasisStories by Mary Norton and 1971 Walt Disney film

The musical was previously scheduled to make its world premiere at the Yard at the Chicago Shakespeare Theater from May 30 to July 28, 2019 as part of its 2018/19 season.[1][2][3] Due to the death of the director the production has been postponed with no announced date.


  1. ^ "Stage Adaptation of Disney's Bedknobs and Broomsticks Sets Chicago World Premiere". Playbill. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  2. ^ "Season Announcement". Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  3. ^ "bartramandhill". bartramandhill. Retrieved 2018-04-01.