Barbara Nice - Christmas Special at The Lowry

The Lowry's favourite Stockport housewife is back by popular demand with her annual Christmas shindig complete with raffle, tombola and mince pies.
  • Venue: Quays Theatre
The Lowry's favourite Stockport housewife is back by popular demand with her annual Christmas shindig complete with raffle, tombola and mince pies. Join her in a bumper bundle selection box of seasonal fun with all the trimmings. Book early to avoid disappointment. 

This will make the perfect 'Christmas do' in the company of lovable Barbara - – Mother of Five who believes in bargains and getting the most out of life – Ergonomically correct, she doesn't drive and travels the country by National Express coach – her husband knows nothing of her burgeoning comedy career – he thinks she's either at Bingo or dog sitting. 

Barbara starred in “That Peter Kay thing” and then went on to star in both series of "Phoenix Nights" as god fearing Holy Mary. She played Peter Kay's mum In Coronation Street and also appeared in "Max and Paddy" - as Holy Mary again. Dave Spikey's “Dead Man Weds" as Carole and  BBC2's skating rink comedy "Thin Ice." 

Additional Information

Running time
Act One: 40 minutes, Interval: 20 minutes, Act Two: 40 minutes.


“The malapropism spouting Stockport Housewife is a force of nature –energetically cajoling the audience to take part in her hare-brained stunts and injecting an unbeatable air of fun and excitement into the room" Chortle 
“Barbara Nice truly is the peoples' Princess ...she is a monument to triumph over adversity and a beacon to ordinary people" Brighton Argus
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