Whether you grew up with the small screen original or not, critics, celebrities and audiences agree: you’ll have a laugh with Joe Pasquale’s Frank Spencer and this feelgood stage version of Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em. We’ve rounded up review highlights, plus celebrity quotes and audience reactions. Time to get booking!
The stage version of Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em , written and directed by Guy Unsworth, is based on the classic 1970s British sitcom, in which loveable but accident-prone Frank Spencer’s various attempts to hold down a job frequently ended in disaster.
Co-starring with Joe Pasquale onstage are Sarah Earnshaw as Frank’s long-suffering wife Betty and Susie Blake as his disapproving mother-in-law Mrs Fisher.
The Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em tour continues to Theatre Royal Nottingham (10-24 March), Cheltenham Everyman Theatre (17-21 March), Theatre Royal Windsor (24-28 March), The Beck Theatre Hayes (31 March-4 April), Stoke Regent Theatre (14-18 April), Aylesbury Waterside Theatre (28 April-2 May), The Gordon Craig Theatre Stevenage (5-9 May), Swansea Grand Theatre (9-13 June), Leeds Grand Theatre (23-27 June) and Kings Theatre Portsmouth (30 June-4 July).