Tom Bennett speaks to Theatre-News.com on his current production Raising Martha, career highlights and the wonderful Park Theatre. Click below for the full uncut interview.
Michael James Cox and Tom O’Connell in association with Park Theatre present the brand new comedy Raising Martha by David Spicer.
Directed by Michael Fentiman Cast includes: Tom Bennett, Julian Bleach, Stephen Boxer, Joel Fry, Gwyneth Keyworth and Jeff Rawle
Animal Rights. Family Secrets. Grave Consequences.
Raising Martha is a seriously funny new dark comedy by award-winner David Spicer.
Gerry and Roger’s mum has gone missing. Well, most of her has... The unwitting victims of animal rights activists campaigning for the freedom of the family frog farm’s slimy inhabitants, the brothers must bring in the hapless Inspector Clout to establish the whereabouts of their long dead mother.
An absurdly funny comedy starring the finest comedy ensemble live on stage, Raising Martha tackles terrorism, animal rights and six-foot frogs!
Starring Tom Bennett (Netflix’s Mascots, E4’s Phone Shop); Julian Bleach (Doctor Who & best known for creating the role of MC in Shockheaded Peter); Stephen Boxer (The Iron Lady); Joel Fry (ITV’s Plebs, HBO’s Game of Thrones, Sky’s You, Me and the Apocalypse); Gwyneth Keyworth (E4’s Misfits, BBC’s The Great Outdoors); Jeff Rawle (Channel 4’s Drop the Dead Donkey, Handbagged; Tricycle / West End, Harry Potter & The Goblet of Fire).
Hilarity is guaranteed in one of the must-see new dark comedies of 2017.