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Terrible Advice

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About the Show Less...

A new play about four friends, one of whom offers a piece of advice to his best mate. Read More >

Stanley (Stinky to his friends) and Jake are best friends. Hedda and Delila are best friends. Jake loves Hedda; Stinky loves Delila. Stinky plans to marry Delila…. until Jake shares some secrets and then gives him some advice…

Terrible Advice is the debut play by Saul Rubinek, a Canadian actor and writer best known for playing Daphne’s boyfriend in Frasier. For this production he has teamed up with renowned director Frank Oz, a long-time collaborator on Jim Henson’s The Muppet Show and well known for performing the character of Yodi in the Star Wars films.

The cast of Terrible Advice includes Scott Bakula (Quantum Leap), Caroline Quentin (Men Behaving Badly, Life Begins, Jonathan Creek), Sharon Horgan (Pulling) and the actor-writer Andy Nyman, who co-created the hit West End show Ghost Stories.



Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 22/09/2011

Opening Night: 29/09/2011

Closing Night: 12/11/2011

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Cast & Creative


Scott Bakula, Sharon Horgan, Andy Nyman, Caroline Quentin


Director - Frank Oz

Producer - Menier Chocolate Factory

Author - Saul Rubinek

About Menier Theatre (Menier Chocolate Factory)

53 Southwark Street, London SE1 1RU

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