The Navy Lark Tour

Ev'rybody Down!

The Navy Lark will be back later this year and into 2021. Check out the tour dates below. Bung Ho!

It’s Sunday, the weekly roast is prepared, and the family is assembled ready to share a tasty home-cooked meal with conversation and some light entertainment on the wireless. This scenario fit’s most people’s memory of The Navy Lark. For the entire run of 17 years, Tommy Reilly’s evocative rendition of the Tradewind Hornpipe heralded 30 minutes of Naval mayhem. The comedy was set in and around Portsmouth and the Solent with occasional forays onto the high seas in a fictional frigate called HMS Troutbridge. The original lead actors included Dennis Price, Leslie Phillips and Jon Pertwee who were described as stars by the BBC announcer in the program’s introduction and end credits. This was a pre-requisite of the production team, so avoiding the idea that it was a one-person show with a supporting cast. It was an ensemble production, with a very strong team spirit and shared goals for the show. Each episode began with the studio announcer making observations about some aspect of life or work, which provided a link to the storyline- albeit tenuous on occasions.

The Navy Lark Tour
The Navy Lark Tour

Now over 60 years later Primrose Productions brings you The Navy Lark live on stage for the very first time. With a stellar cast of three – James Hurn is Leslie Phillips and Jon Pertwee, Richard Usher is Dennis Price, Mark Earby is Ronnie Bark and Richard Caldicot. With the wonderful vocal skills of Linda Hargreaves as Heather Chasen. Three classic episodes from season one will be performed live on stage. Check out the tour dates to see when we will be performing near you!

Upcoming Shows

Redditch - The Palace Theatre Studio

Saturday, February 6, 2021
Start time:
7:30 pm
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Maidstone - Hazlitt Theatre

Friday, March 5, 2021
Start time:
7:30 pm
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Romford - Brookside Theatre

Friday, March 12, 2021
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7:30 pm
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Hunstanton - Palace Theatre

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Start time:
7:30 pm
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Penzance - Acorn Theatre

Thursday, March 18, 2021
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7:30 pm
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Ilfracombe - Landmark Theatre

Ilfracombe, North Devon.

Friday, March 19, 2021
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7:30 pm
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Birmingham - Old Rep

Thursday, April 8, 2021
Start time:
7:30 pm
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Weston-Super-Mare - Blakehay Theatre

Saturday, April 17, 2021
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7:30 pm
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Henley - Kenton Theatre

Saturday, April 24, 2021
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7:30 pm
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Redruth - Regal Theatre

Thursday, April 29, 2021
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7:30 pm
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Newquay - Lane Theatre

Saturday, May 15, 2021
Start time:
7:30 pm
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Worcester - Swan Theatre

Thursday, May 20, 2021
Start time:
7:30 pm
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Tenterden - Smallhythe Place National Trust Barn Theatre

Saturday, June 5, 2021
Start time:
7:30 pm
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Brighton Komedia Theatre

Sunday, June 6, 2021
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7:30 pm
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Hedge End - The Berry Theatre

Friday, June 11, 2021
Start time:
7:30 pm
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North Shields - The Exchange Theatre

Saturday, June 12, 2021
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7:30 pm
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Bracknell - South Hill Park

Thursday, June 17, 2021
Start time:
7:30 pm
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Milford Haven - Torch Theatre

Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Start time:
7:30 pm
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Chelmesford Cramphorn Studio

Thursday, June 24, 2021
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7:30 pm
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Tiverton - Arts Centre

Saturday, June 26, 2021
Start time:
8:00 pm
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Bury - The Met

Thursday, July 15, 2021
Start time:
7:30 pm
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Chesterfield - Pomegranate Theatre

Friday, July 16, 2021
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7:30 pm
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Southhampton - Hangar Farm Arts Centre

Friday, August 20, 2021
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7:30 pm
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Louth - Riverhead Theatre

Friday, September 17, 2021
Start time:
7:30 pm
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Aylesbury - Waterside Theatre

Saturday, September 18, 2021
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7:30 pm
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Broadstairs - Sarah Thorn Theatre

Sunday, October 17, 2021
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7:30 pm
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St Austell - Arts Centre

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Colchester - Headgate Theatre

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Sutton Coldfield - Town Hall

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Nottingham - Theatre Royal (Matinee Performance)

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Nottingham - Theatre Royal (Evening Performance)

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Middlesbrough - Middlesbrough Theatre

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Devizes - Wharf Theatre

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Horsham - The Capitol

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Dorchester - Arts Centre (Matinee Performance)

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Stratford upon Avon The Bearpit Theatre

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Reviews

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