THE NEW THEATRE PRESENTS
MUSIC & LYRICS BY TOM KITT & BRIAN YORKEY
BOOK BY BRIDGET CARPENTER
Based on the novel Freaky Friday by Mary Rodgers and the Disney films
“A fast-paced, fun filled, very funny musical with a great message for all ages” – Variety
A new musical adaptation of the beloved novel and the hit Disney films is a heartfelt, comedic and unexpectedly emotional update on the American classic. When an overworked mother and her teenage daughter magically swap bodies, they have just one day to put things right again. By spending a day in each other’s shoes, Katherine and Ellie come to appreciate one another’s struggles, learn self-acceptance and realize the immeasurable love and mutual respect that bond a mother and daughter.