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About this show

Dick and Daisy is a costume drama, based on the well-received book - "Alias Richard Lee (Pictures Of a Chaplin Actor)". The play, which will appeal to all lovers of nostalgic days gone by, tells the story of a stage-struck young girl who discovers her grandmother's scrapbook, replete with theatrical pictures, in a Cornish cottage. There is mystery surrounding the grandfather, a minor actor in the Charlie Chaplin films. What had he done which caused him to skip the country, thrusting Marguerite and her two children into poverty? As a matter of interest, the granddaughter, a trained actress, will now play her grandmother, Marguerite, in old age.

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Barons Court Theatre, Off-West End