A DELIGHTFULLY FUNNY CELEBRATION OF THE BRITISH COUNTRYSIDE FEATURING LEADING ACTORS FROM THE ARCHERS
Come Rain, Come Shine is performed by five of the most famous voices in the land - leading actors from The Archers. See this talented quintet step from behind the microphone and match the faces to the voices of your favourite Archers characters.
Originally devised by Malcolm McKee for The Archers’ 50th Anniversary, this hilarious and heart-warming entertainment is packed with anecdotes, songs, writings and ramblings from Mrs Beeton to Laurie Lee via Flanders & Swann, Gilbert & Sullivan, Noël Coward, Dylan Thomas, Kenneth Graham, and many more including Trad and Anon!
"very enjoyable, very English - delightful"
As well as captivating audiences at many private parties, Come Rain, Come Shine has played at venues all over the UK, including: Salisbury Playhouse; Yvonne Arnaud Theatre Guildford; the RAC Club; Chichester Fine Arts Society; Exeter Festival at the Northcott Theatre; Three Choirs Festival, Stratford-upon-Avon Poetry Festival; and the Open Air Theatre, Regent’s Park. Come Rain, Come Shine can play at any length from thirty minutes to a full evening of two hours including an interval.
The following Archers' regulars have appeared in Come Rain, Come Shine:
"a scintillating words
and music programme
which played to a
"the skilled performers
kept us in tucks of
laughter all evening
. . . a complete tonic" Birmingham Post