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The Baker's Wife

Opening on 08 Jul, 2024

2 hrs
Until 14 September 2024
To be confirmed

Why watch The Baker's Wife?

  • Don't miss the chance to catch the legendary composer Stephen Schwartz's cult classic musical, The Baker’s Wife, in the heart of London at the Menier Chocolate Factory.
  • Taste the sweet symphony of Schwartz’s delicious music, including hits like ‘Where is the Warmth,’ ‘Chanson’ and ‘Meadowlark’.
  • Witness the Olivier award-winning Clive Rowe and Eurovision contestant Lucie Jones on stage in this intimate setting.
  • The Baker's Wife musical in London offers a rare chance to see a big show in an intimate space.

The Baker’s Wife is not just a musical but an emotional roller-coaster journey of a baker and his young wife. The award-winning duo, Clive Rowe and Lucie Jones, bring life to this classic tale with their enthralling performances. The musical, penned by legendary composer Stephen Schwartz, has impressed audiences and critics alike with its delectable music and poignant storyline. With a limited run, The Baker's Wife musical in London is a compelling narrative of love, loss, and longing.


The Baker's Wife musical in London follows the story of a baker who refuses to work after his young wife elopes with a handsome shepherd. The village, devoid of its daily bread, rallies together to bring the errant wife back home. But can they persuade the baker's wife to return to the confectioner, and the village to regain its sustenance? Don't miss this delicious musical treat at the Menier Chocolate Factory.

Show timings

  • Tue to Sat at 7:30 PM
  • Sat & Sun at 3 PM
  • Show timings for The Baker's Wife may vary every week. You can check the show timings for your preferred date at the next stage of booking.

Cast & crew

  • Leading Roles: Lucie Jones as Genevieve the Baker’s Wife, Clive Rowe as Aimable the Baker
  • Director: Gordon Greenberg
  • Choreographer: Matt Cole
  • Music Supervisor: Stuart Morley

Note: Producers can not guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and holidays.

Top songs

Listen to top songs such as 'Where is the Warmth,’ ‘Chanson,’ ‘Meadowlark,’ and more.

Age & content guide

  • Age suitability recommendations are just suggestions. So, trust your judgment when booking tickets for any show, and enjoy!

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Getting there

Address: 53 Southwark Street, London, SE1 1RU

Tube: The closest tube station is London Bridge Underground Station, serviced by the Jubilee and Northern lines.

Bus: Lines servicing the area include 17, 21, 35, 40, 43, 47, 48, 133, 141, 149, 343, 381, and 521.

Facilities & accessibility

Available Facilities: Restrooms, cloakroom, bar

Accessibility: Wheelchair accessibility, accessible toilets

Additional information

  • Security: To ensure your comfort and security, you might encounter a few security checks when you arrive at the venue.
  • Dress code: Smart casual or semi-formal attire is the way to go.
  • Outside Food: While outside food isn't usually allowed, many theatres have cafes or restaurants nearby for you to check out before or after the show.

Tickets redemption

  • You’ll get an instant email confirmation right after you book your tickets.
  • Enjoy a hassle-free entrance to the venue by showing your mobile ticket and a valid photo ID – no printout necessary!

Cancellation & refunds

  • Tickets cannot be refunded, amended, or rescheduled.

Frequently asked questions about The Baker's Wife

How much do The Baker’s Wife tickets cost?

The cost of the tickets starts from £38.75 and will vary depending on the type of seats you choose.

What age is The Baker’s Wife appropriate for?

The age suitability is yet to be confirmed.

Where is The Baker’s Wife playing in London?

The show is playing at Menier Chocolate Factory in London.

What is The Baker’s Wife about?

Based on the 1930s French film, La Femme du Boulanger, it tells the story of a baker who turns bitter when his young wife runs off with a handsome shepherd. The townspeople must rally to bring the wayward couple back, to ensure the return of their daily bread.

How long does The Baker’s Wife run for?

The running time of the show is 2 hours.

Who are the main stars of The Baker’s Wife?

The main stars of the show are Lucie Jones as Genevieve the Baker’s Wife, and Clive Rowe as Aimable the Baker.

What are the popular songs in The Baker’s Wife?

The Baker’s Wife has a range of delightful songs. Listen to top songs such as 'Where is the Warmth,’ and ‘Chanson’. You can find The Baker's Wife playlist here.