by Graham Linehan, from the motion picture screenplay by William Rose by special arrangement by StudioCanal and Fiery Angel Ltd, London.
directed by Mark Babych
A new adaptation of the Ealing classic by BAFTA and Emmy award-winning television comedy writer Graham Linehan (Father Ted, Black Books, The IT Crowd). It had critics and audiences in raptures during a smash-hit West End run.
When criminal mastermind Professor Marcus and a motley crew of misfits pose as amateur pose as amateur musicians to rent rooms from the sweetly eccentric Mrs Wilberforce, the police have no idea that they’re planning a daring robbery. But Mrs Wilberforce is not too easily deceived.
With his brilliant plot rumbled, the Professor decides there’s only one way to keep the old lady quiet – Mrs Wilberforce must face the music. And he doesn’t mean a string quartet…
Friday 10 April–Saturday 2 May 2015
💡 Plus Ghostlight, an evocative light and sound installation to give you a first look at the New Vic’s newly refurb… https://t.co/sfZz1RcnC5