25 October - 2 November 2019

Jack Chesney loves Kitty Verdun and Charley loves Miss Amy Spettigue. They invite the ladies to meet Charley's wealthy aunt from Brazil, "where the nuts come from." Cancelling her visit at the last minute, the millionaire aunt sends the boys into cataclysmic confusion. What do they do now? The problem is solved by drafting their feckless Oxford undergrad pal into a black satin skirt, bloomers and wig. As "Charley's Aunt", this charming frump is introduced to the ladies, to Jack's father and to Stephen Spettigue, Amy's guardian. When the real aunt turns up, classic comic confusion ensues... Charley’s Aunt has everything for a great night out. Full of jokes, slapstick,wonderful “one liners” and memorable quotes which will have the audience laughing all the way home.

Show details:

Synopsis

25 October – 2 November 2019

Jack Chesney loves Kitty Verdun and Charley loves Miss Amy Spettigue. They invite the ladies to meet Charley’s wealthy aunt from Brazil, “where the nuts come from.” Cancelling her visit at the last minute, the millionaire aunt sends the boys into cataclysmic confusion. What do they do now?

The problem is solved by drafting their feckless Oxford undergrad pal into a black satin skirt, bloomers and wig. As “Charley’s Aunt”, this charming frump is introduced to the ladies, to Jack’s father and to Stephen Spettigue, Amy’s guardian.

When the real aunt turns up, classic comic confusion ensues…

Charley’s Aunt has everything for a great night out. Full of jokes, slapstick,wonderful “one liners” and memorable quotes which will have the audience laughing all the way home.

Dates

Friday 25 October, 7.30pm

Saturday 26 October, 2pm & 7.30pm

Sunday 27 October, 4pm

Wednesday 30 October, 7.30pm

Thursday 31 October, 7.30pm

Friday 1 November, 7.30pm

Saturday 2 November, 2pm & 7.30pm

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Tempo Theatre

CATEGORY:
Theatre

DURATION:
Approximately 135 minutes, including interval.


SUIT CHILDREN?:
This show is suitable for children.

VENUE:
Belconnen Theatre


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