The Life of the Party - A Celebration of the Songs of Andrew Lippa will be hosted by the man himself and also stars Caroline O'Connor
Farce legend Ray Cooney is currently directing a revival of his 1983 play Two Into One at the Menier Chocolate Factory - in which he also appears as a waiter
Baddiel will spend four weeks at the Chocolate Factory following runs at the Edinburgh Fringe and London's Southbank Centre
Cooney himself will also appear in the Menier Chocolate Factory revival
The production will follow Candide and open in March
Scarlett Strallen is currently starring as Cunegonde in the Menier Chocolate Factory's Candide, which opened last week. She was recently nominated for the WhatsOnStage Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her performances in Candide and A Chorus Line.
Guests including Cynthia Erivo, Kathy Lette, Joe McFadden, Mark Umbers and Kaisa Hammarlund were among those at the opening night of Candide at the Menier Chocolate Factory last night (2 December 2013)