In 1961, before The Beatles, moonwalking and the mini skirt, housewife Viv Nicholson won the first mega-jackpot on the football pools. When the papers asked Viv Nicholson what she’d do with her new fortune, her answer turned her into a household name: “I’m going to spend, spend, spend!”.
Her rags to riches and back to rags story took her through five husbands, fast cars, bankruptcy and booze. She woke up spent.
This riveting musical charts the tragedy, the comedy and the love story that is the legend of Viv Nicholson