Odd Couple takes to the stage in Nailsea

PUBLISHED: 18:00 16 October 2017

Nailsea Little Theatre. Dress rehearsal of The Odd Couple (The Female Version) by Neil Simon.

Nailsea Little Theatre. Dress rehearsal of The Odd Couple (The Female Version) by Neil Simon.

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A female version of a popular comedy is being staged by Nailsea Little Theatre.

The theatre group is beginning its new season with well-known comedy, Odd Couple, centred around a girls’ night of Trivial Pursuit.

The thespians have chosen a classic by American playwright Neil Simon, who is also known for Plaza Suite and Barefoot In The Park.Simon’s original play spawned a film followed by a 1970s TV series, which he then adapted for a largely-female cast.

The show is being directed by Graham Tyson and performances will run from today (Monday) until Saturday at the venue in Union Street. A theatre spokesman said: “Nailsea theatre lovers can look forward to laughs in the first show in their home town theatre’s new season.”

Tickets, priced £10, are available from 07772 981037. Nailsea Little Theatre is celebrating its 55th season this year.

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