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Happy June Faulty fans!

Summer is just around the corner in the UK, so in theory we can put umbrellas away and enjoy beautiful sunsets, barbecues and visits to the seaside. In theory. At time of writing, summer in London is colder than winter in Melbourne – but you get the idea! There’s just so much to do in […]

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Australian Tour

Three festivals, three months in three states -what an adventure the Faulty team had around Australia! Karen Hamilton (Sybil), Benedict Holme (Basil) and Anthony Sottile (Manuel) started the tour in sunny Perth for the Fringe World festival. They didn’t hang around too long as it was 32 degrees Celsius (a moderately warm day for Perth) […]

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The Birth of a new Basil and Sybil

 We recently welcomed Lara Dignam and Paul Geoghegan into the Aussie Faulty family. Having auditioned early in 2013, they rehearsed in March with our team at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. Joined by long-standing company member Daley Donnelly (Manuel) and with artistic director Alison Pollard-Mansergh there too, they had their first performance in June at […]

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Introducing… Karen Hamilton

Karen Hamilton has been a Sybil in Faulty Towers The Dining Experience almost as long as the show’s existed! Here are some of her best moments and touring stories. If you think this is bad, you should see the videos… Q1: What’s your favourite part of working with Faulty Towers The Dining Experience so far […]

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Sunny Southport: June Tours Photos

Here are some photos from another of our UK June tours locations: Sunny Southport, where we played three Sold Out shows at The Atkinson. Pulling faces for the camera are: Jack Baldwin, Ed Howells and Donna Gray (who kindly shared her photos with us). If you joined us in Southport this June send us in […]

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Beautiful Belper: June tours photos

Last Friday (14th June), one of our UK touring teams visited The Lion Pub With Rooms in Belper and enjoyed a fantastic performance with Donna Gray performing as Sybil, Jack Baldwin as Basil and Ed Howells as Manuel. The cast also got to explore the town  and took some lovely snaps in the sun for […]

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Making the Fish

Here are some snaps of Peter, the company Director, preparing the famous fish that we use in our performances. It’s a lengthy process, with each fish going through at least 4 stages to reach the final product.   Half fish are cut and filled with foam to strengthen them. Whole fish are weighted to balance […]

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