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Jonathan Church Productions presents

The Life I Lead: with Miles Jupp

  • Fri 1st Mar to Sat 2nd Mar - Times Vary
  • TBC
  • £20 / £17.50 concs / £17.50 all mat (+ £1.50 per transaction when tickets are posted)
Miles Jupp in bowler

Overview

A richly comic and moving tale.

David Tomlinson was renowned for playing the classic English gent, forthright, proper, and a loveable fool. Best remembered for playing Mr Banks in Disney’s classic film Mary Poppins, David's meeting with Walt Disney came to encapsulate his incredible life full of adventure and heartbreak.

The Life I Lead sees Miles Jupp, one of Britain’s leading stand-up comedians and revered actors (Mock the WeekThe News QuizRev, The Durrells) bringing David Tomlinson’s remarkable story to life.

This richly comic and moving tale of fathers and sons across generations, fills in the blanks behind a very well-known face with compassion and humour.

Perfect for fans of Saving Mr Banks and The King's Speech, this show will conjure another era, and promises to enchant. 

Directed by Didi Hopkins and Selina Cadell 

Age 12+

Performances Fri 1 Mar 7.30pm, Sat 2 Mar 2.30pm & 7.30pm

 

 

Reviews

"The Life I Lead is a beautifully crafted and supremely well performed story. It is a small theatrical masterpiece."  Reviews Gate 

"I laughed, I chuckled, I smiled, and gasped audibly when the laughter stopped and tears threatened." ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ RemoteGoat

"Ultimately, this is a piece of very English uplifting entertainment. Classy, polished and impeccably delivered." West Sussex County Times



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