In 1970s suburbia, Beverly and her husband Laurence are hosting a drinks party for their neighbours. There is plenty of alcohol, an array of cheese-pineapple savoury bites and olives, and Demis Roussos on the record player. But as prejudices are unmasked and tempers flare, the evening seems headed for disaster...
Mike Leigh's classic comedy is directed by Lindsay Posner, who recently directed Noises Off at The Old Vic.
The role of the infamous Beverly will be played by Jill Halfpenny who is well known for her TV roles on EastEnders, Waterloo Road and Blue Murder.
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