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It Runs In The Family
20 Apr, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Show: It Runs In The Family
Author: Ray Cooney
Venue: Limelight Theatre
Theatre Company: Limelight Theatre
Show Dates: April 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29 @8pm; April 23 @2pm
Director: Susan Vincent
A fast and frenetic farce delivering the usual mockery, embarrassment and absurdity – resulting in laughs aplenty – comes to Limelight Theatre this April. It Runs In The Family is set in a hospital common room at Christmas time and focuses on self-important neurologist Dr Mortimore.
He is just about to give the lecture of his career and has a knighthood depending on it when a former nurse bursts in with the news he is the father of an 18-year-old son. And that emotionally unbalanced son, under arrest for drunk driving, is now in the hospital’s reception looking for his long-lost parent…