Close-Up: The Twiggy Musical

CLOSE UP – THE TWIGGY MUSICAL is coming to the Menier Chocolate Factory for a limited run this autumn.

Written and directed by Ben Elton, this new jukebox musical is about legendary ’60s supermodel Twiggy. CLOSE UP – THE TWIGGY MUSICAL tells the story of a young working class woman who faced snobbery and sexism in a pre-Me Too world and yet achieved her dreams without ever compromising who she was

CLOSE UP – THE TWIGGY MUSICAL is a biographical affair about the original supermodel, who epitomised Britain in the Swinging Sixties as much as The Beatles. So grab your miniskirt and re-live the swinging ‘60s and soulful ‘70s in this joyful, uplifting and empowering world première musical!

Book your CLOSE UP – THE TWIGGY MUSICAL theatre tickets with LOVEtheatre today!

What is Close Up: The Twiggy Musical about?

The story of a skinny kid from Neasden who became the most famous teenager on the planet and the ‘face of the 1960’s’ may seem like the stuff of fairy tales, but there is tragedy as well as triumph in this intimate portrayal of a true 20th century icon.

Ticket Information

Tickets available for performances from 18 Sep 2023 – Nov 2023

Running Time


Cast & Creatives

Ben Elton (Writer, Director), Stuart Morely (Musical Supervision)

Booking Period

18 Sep 2023 - Nov 2023

Weekly Performances

Tuesday 7:30PM
Wednesday 7:30PM
Thursday 7:30PM
Friday 7:30PM
Saturday 3:00PM, 7:30PM

For group bookings of 10 or more:
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Venue Information

Menier Chocolate Factory

53 Southwark St, SE1 1RU

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