This modern and much acclaimed classic follows unemployed skiffle band member Francis Henshall, who takes a job as minder to East End hood Roscoe Crabbe. Unbeknown to Francis, “Roscoe” is really Rachel, (the twin sister of Roscoe) in disguise. To make matters more complicated, the real Roscoe was murdered by Stanley Stubbers…Rachel’s boyfriend ! Francis also gets a job with Stanley, who is hiding from the police and waiting to be reunited with Rachel. To prevent discovery, Francis must keep his two guvnors apart…… Simple.
“A glorious mix of verbal and physical comedy” : The Guardian
Winner of Best Play at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2011