Whistle Down the Wind

Cast and credits

Duration: 

150 minutes

Playwrite/Author/Book: 

Andrew Lloyd Webber, Gale Edwards, Patricia Louisiana Knop

Director: 

Lynne Deller

Music: 

Andrew Lloyd Webber, Jim Steinman

Whistle Down the Wind

Whistle Down the Wind
Based on the novel by Mary Hayley Bell and the film produced by Richard Attenborough and directed by Bryan Forbes. Andrew Lloyd Webber and Jim Steinman, together with Patricia Knop and Gale Edwards have taken the original story and reset it in Louisiana in 1959. It tells the story of Swallow who, struggling to come to terms with the death of her mother, discovers a mysterious stranger whom she believes to be Jesus. In a town where a miracle is long overdue, the children fight to protect him from an adult world determined to find an escaped convict hiding in their midst. As fantasy and reality collide, Swallow is torn between the two and begins to discover who she is and where she is going…

Cast and credits

Duration:
150 minutes
Playwrite/Author/Book
Andrew Lloyd Webber, Gale Edwards, Patricia Louisiana Knop
Director
Lynne Deller
Music
Andrew Lloyd Webber, Jim Steinman
Performances
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