Sunday August 9, 2020

Brighton rocks in comic portrayal

9th January, 2015

One Man Two Guvnors is a flood of funnies even for those who don’t normally cosy to comedy. While gag heavy, it is devoid of cliché that would normally accompany slapstick-for-stage.

Based on the street theatre of 18th-century Europe with flamboyant costumes, strong characters, and comedic improvisations, a Venice of old is transported by playwright Richard Bean to a chaotic Brighton of 1963, complete with a Buddy Holly-type live band (The Craze),...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

This product does not auto-renew

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Harlots is a rambunctious yet comic series that portrays the often chaotic lives of 18th-century sex workers without bolting on modern social attitudes to the mores of the time

Emmanuel Kehoe | 18 hours ago

We ask a different expert to solve your problems each week. This week, chartered occupational psychologist Louize Carroll gives a reader advice on how to become more self-reliant and enjoy their alone time

Louize Carroll | 18 hours ago

A BBC reality favourite is added to the Netflix catalogue, a radio show upacks the latest films as cinemas reopen, and a millennial mayor is the subject of a new documentary

Jenny Murphy Byrne | 18 hours ago