Dreamboats and Petticoats | Review

Based upon the songs of nostalgic compilation albums of the same name, Dreamboats and Petticoats the musical was brought to life in 2009 as the brainchild of BAFTA-award winning comedy script writers Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran (Save the Last Dance For Me, Goodnight Sweetheart) and is produced by Bill Kenwright. Dreamboats & Petticoats heads back in time to the swinging 60’s, when pop music was fresh and new and youth clubs were the in place to be seen (in Essex at least). Bobby (Alistair Higgins) is an aspiring singer songwriter who has high hopes of becoming the lead singer in the St…