Priscilla Queen of the Desert at the Leys School in Cambridge

PUBLISHED: 17:54 20 June 2017 | UPDATED: 17:54 20 June 2017

Priscilla Queen of the Desert is at the Leys School in Cambridge

Priscilla Queen of the Desert is at the Leys School in Cambridge


A stage show of Priscilla Queen of the Desert will be at The Leys School, in Cambridge from Tuesday, July 11 to Saturday, July 15.

The award-winning show and based on an Oscar-winning film includes all the songs we love: Raining Men, What’s Love got to do with it, Don’t Leave me this way, Say a Little Prayer and Girls Just Wanna Have Fun.

It’s the story of three friends who hop aboard a battered old bus named Priscilla, and set off from Sydney on the adventure of a life-time, to perform as drag artists at a casino in the heart of the Australian outback. They end up on a journey of self-discovery, finding friendship, acceptance, love and far more than they ever dreamed of.

This production from the Cambridge Theatre Company show boasts over 400 outrageous and colourful costumes and 100 extraordinary headdresses. Expect sequins, feathers, faux fur, leather, sparkling spandex and platform boots.

There is also a seven-metre long customised bus weighing four tonnes turning on stage. as the sparkling centrepiece.

In the Great Hall at The Leys School, Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 7AD. Shows 7.30pm with a Saturday matinee at 2.30pm. Tickets £9.50-£17.50 from 01223 357851 or or


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