“Listen very carefully, I shall say zis only wernce..”
The original production played to packed houses at the London Palladium so book early as this glorious stage adaptation of the hugely popular British TV series comes to Launceston's Earl Arts Centre, guest starring original cast member Sue Hodge as Mimi LeBonq!
René, Edith, Michelle, Herr Flick, Helga, Yvette, LeClerc and the Fallen Madonna with the Big Boobies are all there, conveniently speaking English with peculiar accents.
If you thought that Adolf Hitler should have been blown up, this is your opportunity to see a number of blow-up Hitlers. You can also ogle Mimi, Yvette and Helga if that is your inclination while empathising with the hapless René as he struggles to maintain his equilibrium in war-torn France.
From the team that brought you Fawlty Towers, The Vicar of Dibley and Are You Being Served?, Encore Theatre Company have assembled a cracker of a cast to ensure a riotous first-class night at the theatre.