Although they tire us,
These jobs inspire us,
The war gas changed our lives
We're not spectators,
We're not just airmens wives!
Girlfriends is set during the Second World War at the height of the Blitz and follows recruits of the Women's Auxiliary Air force (WAAF).
Its 1941 and the chances are that only 1 in 5 Bomber Command Aircrew will complete 30 tours of duty.
This inspiring and powerful musical shines a light on the pressures, expectations, and dilemmas women faced supporting the war effort and how women rose to the challenge with courage, stoicism, comeraderie and inner strength. All from different backgrounds with different temperaments, they become friends in this unusual melting pot.