bedroom farce


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bedroom farce

n (Theatre) → pochade f inv
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ALAN Ayckbourn's 1975 classic comedy Bedroom Farce - a past box office success for Huddersfieldbased theatre company Dick & Lottie - makes a return to the Yorkshire stage this month.
A bedroom farce set in a single hotel corridor and penned in Shakespeare's beloved iambic pentameter, it saw him play an Iago-esque bodyguard to Rory Kinnear's uppity and sexually perverse minor royal.
Instead, he and his excellent cast and crew throw everything into an escapist jamboree which includes bedroom farce, vaudeville and a rather bizarre stand-up comedy routine.
Part hoary old tale about a scary woman who runs a remote B n' B, part whip-sharp comedy with elements of bedroom farce and survival horror thrown in.
Past productions have also included Up 'n' Under, Neville's Island, Boeing Boeing and Bedroom Farce.
But if anyone can rise to the challenge it's Black RAT Productions, the Welsh theatre company which has made its name for staging slapstick comedies like Boeing Boeing and Bedroom Farce.
But it's not the start of a bedroom farce for the French international - he's just taken over the lease after the Reds manager and his wife moved out.
Muscat: From an old married couple to newlyweds, friends and exes, the Ras Al Hamra Amateur Dramatics Society's cast of Bedroom Farce had its audiences in stitches as it explored the dynamics of different relationships.
The prolific writer works at his seaside mansion and his successes include Bedroom Farce, Private Fears in Public Places, Smoking No Smoking, The Revenger's Comedies and A Chorus of Disapproval.
1809), he shows the exasperated Duke communing with a giant, gormless whale that had just been washed up in Kent, grateful that something had at least temporarily distracted the public from his own bedroom farce.
Much of the story takes place in a fit of domestic hysteria, as though this were a bedroom farce about immigration policy.
Bedroom Farce, Alan Ayckbourn; dir: Robert Cacioppo.