Charley's Aunt

PUBLISHED: 14:44 02 January 2007 | UPDATED: 10:23 24 May 2010

PRIOR to a run in the West End, Brandon Thomas' famous farce will be performed at the Theatre Royal, Bath, from January 30-February 3

PRIOR to a run in the West End, Brandon Thomas' famous farce will be performed at the Theatre Royal, Bath, from January 30-February 3.A series of misunderstandings runs throughout the play after Lord Fancourt Babberley is persuaded to impersonate his friend's aunt from Brazil.Flirting with the girlfriends of his chums Jack Chesney and Charles Wykeham is just one of the many faux pas the 'aunt' makes while supposedly acting as a chaperone. More fun and games ensue when Charley's real aunt, Donna Lucia D'Alvadorez, arrives from Brazil.One of the country's most popular TV actors, Stephen Tompkinson, takes on the title role while comedian and actor Mel Smith directs.* Tickets, priced £14-28.50, are available from the box office on 01225 448844.

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