Treasure Island of fun

Published: 6 September 2022
Reporter: David Upton

Le Navet Bete's Treasure Island Credit: Matt Austin

Escape to Treasure Island in Lancaster with kings of comedy Le Navet Bete.

Performed with just a cast of four the physical comedy company brings its version of Robert Louis Stevenson’s tale to The Dukes this month.

Treasure Island is the company’s seventh collaboration with comedy director and writer John Nicholson. Bristol-based Nicholson is artistic director of Peepolykus (The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Massive Tragedy of Madame Bovary) and has previously written for BBC Radio 4, ITV and Paramount.

Suitable for ages 7+ and their families it runs from September 22–25.

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