Shirley’s adventures of life’s fabulous highs and bittersweet lows unfold through comic storytelling and popular music hall songs. The journey begins with her childhood in the East End to her coming of age during The Great War. Along the way she meets a variety of rogues, rascals and villains – the grotesque inhabitants of Edwardian London. The tale is helped along by the ever present watchful eye of the Emcee, who orchestrates audience and characters alike. Get ready to laugh and sing at this theatrical extravaganza.