True Glasgow Girls story inspires London musical
12 February 2013 Last updated at 07:52 GMT
Seven Glaswegian schoolgirls campaigning against dawn raids and the detention of child asylum seekers is an unlikely subject matter for a musical.
But this true story based on the Glasgow Girls movement is the inspiration behind the latest London stage show, which is running at the Theatre Royal Stratford East until 2 March 2013.
The BBC's Colin Paterson reports.