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Booked the show for a Xmas present for my partner. He loves Lee Evans who did not disappoint... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2014
Belchamp Saint Paul, United Kingdom
Simply awful

The only joke worth mentioning was the fact that the audience had to pay for a seat. The script... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2015
Billericay, United Kingdom
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5 Dec 2015
“Simply awful”
20 Feb 2015
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

The only joke worth mentioning was the fact that the audience had to pay for a seat. The script completely lacks imagination and seems to rely on foul mouth tirades to gain a laugh from the audience. Quite why this talented cast took on this...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 21 February 2015

I used to play in the grounds of this place.seems strange to go to a wedding 25years later they do all sorts of different events in the house now. I used to be scared to go near the front door,they now do ghost hunting scares...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 23 July 2014

I only have to look at Lee Evans and I start to laugh. I have only seen Sheila Hancock in 'classical' roles previously so to see her in a down to earth 'chavvy' type role was hilarious. I have seen that the show has had...More

Date of experience: December 2013
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Reviewed 25 March 2014

Booked this as the wife is a massive Lee Evans fan and also likes Keely Hawes. What a waste of 3 hours of my life. Don't even know if there was a storyline to it. Or if there was it revolved around the word Cant,...More

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank Ben C
Reviewed 13 February 2014 via mobile

This show was just so bad. I honestly question how it ever made it to stage. Quite why an actor would be interested in appearing in such a play is beyond me. Basically the play is engineered to achieve laughs by repeated use of the...More

Reviewed 10 January 2014

My Husband bought tickets for this show as a Christmas present, as I had recommended seeing it because it featured Lee Evans and Sheila Hancock and we both thought it was absolutely terrible! The bad language from the very start was shocking and unnecessary and...More

Date of experience: December 2013
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Reviewed 5 January 2014

There was no acting, just speaking the words, the play was poorly conceived and badly designed, a half hour story stretched. The stupid expressions and gestures of the Lee Evans character were totally without meaning or context and were no substitute for the absent acting....More

Date of experience: January 2014
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Reviewed 3 January 2014

This was the worst show I have ever seen. I took a party of 36 to see this garbage and on the coach back it was the almost unanimous view that this play should not have been put on in the first place. Only two...More

Date of experience: January 2014
2  Thank Beverly O
Reviewed 2 January 2014 via mobile

Not funny, every other word is the "C" word, we paid good money to go and see someone we love to watch (Lee Evans). The reality is a totally unfunny 2 hours 20 minutes, of characters in a Lounge talking for the duration utter rubbish...More

Date of experience: January 2014
1  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 2 January 2014

Booked the show for a Xmas present for my partner. He loves Lee Evans who did not disappoint. However, play itself was a let down, flimsy storyline, ridiculously absurd out of context bad language and short on laughs. Only worth seeing for Lee Evans but...More

Date of experience: December 2013
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