Are You Being Served?


Are You Being Served? Based on the classic BBC TV Series 2-10 July 2010 presented by Encore Theatre Company at the Earl Arts Centre Remember Mrs Slocombe’s pussy? Going up?? Yes, it’s Are You Being Served?

To the delight of its fans everywhere the smash hit television comedy has been adapted for the stage by its original creators. Based on the long-running BBC TV sit-com and set in the ladies and menswear departments of Grace Brothers, all your favourite characters from Captain Peacock to Miss Brahms to the irrepressible Mr Humphries.

The double entendres are non-stop as the well-loved staff of Grace Brothers department store prepare for a sale and then depart on a staff holiday at a one-star hotel in Spain. With the aid of a nuns habit, a bowler hat and Mrs Slocombe’s Union Jack knickers they survive their holiday with everything intact but their modesty!

Director: Jamie Hillard
Associate Director: Matthew Garwood
Captain Peacock : Jeff Hockley
Mrs Slocombe: Patsy Marshall
Miss Brahms: Charlotte Cashion
Mr Humphries: Nic Tolputt
Mr Lucas: Matthew Garwood
Mr Grainger: Dennis Mann
Mr Rumbold: Ross Marsden
Mr Mash: Daniel Priest
Young Mr Grace: David Barratt

By Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft Presented by arrangement with Dominie Pty Ltd