Like Morecambe & Wise themselves, this is a wonderfully funny, genuine, and beautifully played two-hander.
Spot on. Ashpitel and Stephens have got the duo's mannerisms down pat to such a winning extent... you could watch this for hours.
It's easy to become so absorbed you imagine that you're watching them in one of the musical halls where it all started. Lovely stuff.
This affectionate homage to Morecambe and Wise returns in an updated version, following an Olivier Award nominated West End run.
Creators and performers Ian Ashpitel and Jonty Stephens truly are dead ringers for the original double act, bringing back to the live stage the all-ages appeal of this enduringly popular duo in their heyday.
- Final shows today! August 25, 2014
Today’s your last chance to catch one of our shows at Edinburgh Fringe 2014 – we hope you’ve had a great festival!
- 5* for Eric & Little Ern August 25, 2014
‘Fantastic… the most spot-on impersonations I have ever seen.’ Read the full review at WOWO Edinburgh.
- 4* for Eric and Little Ern August 13, 2014
‘Ian Ashpitel as Wise and Jonty Stephens as Morecambe have got them down to an eerily fine art.’ Read the full review at Broadway Baby.
- All our Edfringe shows 241 today and tomorrow! August 4, 2014
All of our shows are participating in the Fringe 241 ticket promotion on Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th August, so you can see even more shows for even less money both today and tomorrow! Why not use this opportunity to complete the #FHChallenge?
- My Festival Highlights Challenge – Day One July 31, 2014
The street team led by Julia Bolden (centre)
After a late night at the technical rehearsal for Eric and Little Ern, Day One of my Festival Highlights Challenge started with a 10am production office meeting. Producer James Seabright went through the first day’s advance sales for all nine shows and set the street team, under the direction of Julia Bolden, with targets.
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- Are you up for the Festival Highlights challenge? July 30, 2014
For the past 12 years, Festival Highlights has presented some of the most popular and acclaimed shows on the Fringe. For 2014, we’ve handpicked nine we think you’ll love. To encourage you to see them all – and share your views on them – we’ve launched the Festival Highlights Challenge (#FHChallenge)!
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