Mr. Spitfire - The Musical
"Mr. Spitfire" tells the story of Reginald Mitchell, in his journey from the Potteries' pot banks to Southampton's skyways at Supermarine Aviation.
The musical is a 'roller-coaster' emotional insight into the life of an outstanding aircraft designer. It culminates with his iconic design and the birth of the Spitfire plane, the epitome of sheer brilliance - thanks to a genius.
This selection of 14 songs takes us through the main story of the show - a celebration of the man and an insight into his life up to his crowning achievement, ending with his reflections after he sees his magnificent plane finally fly. Reginald Mitchell wouldn't live to see how important the Spitfire would prove to be to the Nation.