About Barking In Essex
BARKING IN ESSEX – the hilarious new comedy written by Clive Exton at the Wyndhams Theatre.
The all-star BARKING IN ESSEX cast includes Sheila Hancock, Lee Evans, Karl Johnson, Keeley Hawes and Montserrat Lombard.
The Packers are coming! Welcome to the criminal blunder-world of Barking In Essex!
After seven years in jail, delinquent villain Algie Packer, freedom finally beckons. After carefully stashing away £3.5 million in cash, Algie is looking forward to a life on the outside. But over those preceding years, there was something his family forgot to mention…
You’ll fall in love with the Packers – the dysfunctional Essex crime family. Will they manage to cover their tracks before Algie returns from the clink?
★★★★ 'Imagine a cross between Mike Leigh’s Abigail’s Party and Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs' Daily Telegraph
‘A very English cross between Dumb and Dumber and Pulp Fiction’ Metro
Lee Evans is ‘A COMIC JOY’ Daily Telegraph
‘MAGNIFICENT Sheila Hancock’The Times
‘Hawes is TERRIFIC’ The Arts Desk
‘Karl Johnson is HILARIOUS’ Magic 105.4
‘The irrepressible Mr Evans could be a composite of Norman Wisdom and Michael Portillo. His gait alone makes laugh’Daily Mail
‘The Osbournes meets The Sopranos via TOWIE and you’re somewhere close to the f***ed up familial farce of Barking In Essex’ Official London Theatre
Barking In Essex tickets are now on sale. Snap ‘em up and don’t miss the funniest play of the year!
Barking In Essex is performing at London’s Wyndhams Theatre to 4th Jan 2014
WARNING! The Barking In Essex play contains strong language.
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