In 1970's suburbia, Beverly and her husband Laurence are hosting a drinks party for their neighbours. There is plenty of alcohol, an array of cheese-pineapple savoury bites and olives, and Demis Roussos on the record player. But as tempers flare and prejudices are unmasked, the evening can only end in disaster...
Cast includes Joe Absolom (EastEnders, Doc Martin), Natalie Casey (Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps, Legally Blonde), Jill Halfpenny (Legally Blonde, EastEnders, Waterloo Road), Susannah Harker (Pride and Prejudice, House of Cards) and Andy Nyman (Terrible Advice, Ghost Stories).
"Lindsay Posner's vibrant, splendidly cast revival" - Independent
"Savagely funny" - Financial Times
"A night of continuous guilty pleasure" - Daily Telegraph
"Great, savage fun" - Time Out
"Jill Halfpenny gives Beverly a new lease of life" - Sunday Times Culture
Lindsay Posner directs fresh from a string of plaudits for his production of Noises Off at the Old Vic, which recently transferred to the Novello (Olivier nomination for Best Revival). Other theatre includes Butley (Duchess), A View from the Bridge (Duke of York's - Olivier nomination) and Fiddler on the Roof (Savoy - Olivier nomination).