What The Butler Saw - Vaudeville Theatre

Pro reviewers average 2014-04-24 When psychoanalyst Dr Prentice instructs his new secretary to undress, little does he expect to be interrupted by his wife, her blackmailing lover, a meddling government inspector and an inquisitive policeman. But hiding a naked woman is the least of h... When psychoanalyst Dr Prentice instructs his new secretary to undress, little does he expect to be interrupted by his wife, her blackmailing lover, a meddling government inspector and an inquisitive policeman. But hiding a naked woman is the least of his worries, as libidos run riot, identities are swapped and social decorum is buried. Madness and mayhem mock morality, and laughter reigns supreme.  2.9
Running dates from May 4 2012 to Aug 25 2012
Theatre Vaudeville Theatre
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Overview, Cast and Creatives

Genre Comedy
Synopsis

When psychoanalyst Dr Prentice instructs his new secretary to undress, little does he expect to be interrupted by his wife, her blackmailing lover, a meddling government inspector and an inquisitive policeman. But hiding a naked woman is the least of his worries, as libidos run riot, identities are swapped and social decorum is buried. Madness and mayhem mock morality, and laughter reigns supreme. 

Author Joe Orton
Director Sean Foley
Featured Actors/Actresses Omid Djalili
Tim McInnerny
Samantha Bond
Georgia Moffett
Jason Thorpe
Nick Hendrix
Set Designer Alice Power
Lighting Designer Johanna Town
Sound Ben & Max Ringham
Music Ben & Max Ringham