Barn Theatre Club presents

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What the Butler Saw

17th – 25th September 2010

Not suitable for children (more information here)

A surreal farce about a psychiatrist, his nymphomaniac wife, and an insane government inspector of lunatic asylums. A wild mélée of disappearances, disguises and discoveries.


Tickets are on sale now for just £10.

Show Talks

Free-of-charge pre- and post-show talks:

  • Tuesday 21st at 7.30pm in the Clubroom — Director Eric Chorley makes sense of the madcap in Orton’s farce.
  • Wednesday 22nd at 7.30pm in the Clubroom — Dr. Cindy Lawford attempts to explain why there is so much sex in the play.
  • Thursday 23rd after the performance — Cast members stay on stage to answer audience questions.

This is the second time What the Butler Saw has been performed at the Barn Theatre — see our online archives for photographs of the 1975 production, directed by Roger Chown.

Part of the Barn’s 2010-2011 Season.

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