On a sweltering summer morning in
1892, in a small New England city, a prominent businessman and his
wife were brutally axed to death in their home. Their daughter
Lizzie Borden was the prime suspect. Lizzie's trial was a
coast-to-coast media sensation, and her story has become an
LIZZIE is four women fronting a six-piece rock
band. LIZZIE is rage, sex, betrayal, and bloody murder. LIZZIE is
American mythology set to a blistering rock score. LIZZIE is a new
American musical with a sound owing less to Sondheim and Andrew
Lloyd Webber than to Bikini Kill, the Runaways, and
"A gothic rock ritual with a
'riotgirl' attitude … an eerie hybrid of rock club and a
turn-of-the-century New England parlor."
"Presented with wall-rattling
- The New York Times
At Greenwich Theatre from 22
February until 12 March only.
For a chance to win a pair of FREE
tickets, simply answer the following question.
What crime was Lizzie accused
c) Homosexual conduct
Tweet your answer to @DIVAmagazine
using the hashtag #LizzieTheMusical
Terms and conditions apply. Prize is
valid for 22 February only and is non-transferable. No cash
alternative will be offered. Subject to
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