Sheringham Players perform Tom Stoppard play On The Razzle at Sheringham Little Theatre tonight until Saturday

Jane Hodson, Graham Blyth  and Brenda Williams in On The Razzle. Picture: Submitted Jane Hodson, Graham Blyth and Brenda Williams in On The Razzle. Picture: Submitted

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
3:04 PM

On the Razzle, a Tom Stoppard play, is two hours of slapstick, mistaken identities, misdirected orders and romantic complications.

To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in.

Sheringham’s Little Theatre will be transformed into the 1880s when it is performed tonight for the first time running to Saturday June 14 each night at 7.30pm.

On the Razzle opened on September 18, 1981 at the Royal National Theatre in London, with Felicity Kendal switching genders to star as Christopher.

Its plot focuses on Herr Zangler, the owner of a grocery store in a small Austrian village who plans to marry Mme. Knorr, the proprietor of a women’s clothing shop in Vienna.

In preparation for new life, he orders a new wardrobe and hires Melchior as a personal assistant. As he departs for Vienna, Zangler entrusts the operation of his business to his garrulous head clerk, Weinberl, and his naive apprentice, Christopher, who decide to go “on the razzle” to Vienna.

Tickets are £10 available from the Sheringham Little Theatre box office on 01263 822347 or www.sheringhamlittletheatre.com or www.sheringham-players.org.uk

0 comments

Comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Eastern Daily Press visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Eastern Daily Press staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Forgotten your password?

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Eastern Daily Press account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Norfolk Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 10°C

min temp: 12°C

Five-day forecast

loading...

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT