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Strife In A Northern Town at The Drayton Arms Theatre

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One crap town. Two funny women. Ten daft characters. Lots of laughs... In a town, somewhere in the North... Donna and Tracey work at the local supermarket. Donna hates customers, but Tracey loves 'em - especially round the back of the totes. Receptionists Pepsi and Lulu work at the town hall. They're 'frenemies' with painted nails and high pitched voices. They've both got fiances called Gary and lick grapes for pudding so they can slim down into their wedding dresses. Kay and Val are star-crossed lovers. Val loves her pooches but Kay's got a dog phobia, an allergy to cheese and a ranty, armchair-bound mother, Maureen - who hates Clare Balding. When Donna loses her job, Maureen gets evicted and Pepsi's downgraded to the waste management hotline they know something's going wrong in this town. And their seemingly unconnected stories come together in a hilarious, fast paced tale of love, death, corruption, greed, betrayal, friendship, family and Latvian cigarettes. With just two female actors playing all these parts - and more - it's a high-energy thrill ride with quick switches, laughter, mayhem and maybe even a tear or two, too. So pay a visit to this strife-ridden Northern town and find out if Donna and co can save their city! Shortlisted for the Funny Women 2017 Best Show Award "A festival highlight," Jonathan Ross, BBC Radio 2 Arts Show "Snappy, irresistible and plenty to enjoy," Cup of Beans Comedy

Venue Details & Map

The Drayton Arms Theatre

Address
153A Old Brompton Road
London
SW5 0LJ
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 7835 2301
Website
http://www.thedraytonarmstheatre.co.uk
Public transport:
Gloucester Road, Underground

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