Navy Lark docks in Liverpool

Published: 22 February 2020
Reporter: David Upton

The first stage version of classic BBC radio comedy The Navy Lark sails into Liverpool and The Epstein Theatre on March 16, starring Dead Ringers impersonator and Band of Brothers actor James Hurn.

The BBC sitcom, which originally starred Ronnie Barker, Jon Pertwee, Leslie Phillips, Dennis Price and Stephen Murray, ran between 1959 and 1977.

James is joined by The Crown performer Richard Usher and Mark Earby, who appeared in West End play Stones in His Pockets, to re-create three episodes of the series.