'As Falstaff, Desmond Barrit is wonderful'
'Sylvestra Le Touzel and Alexandra Gilbreath make an irresistible double-act...Anita Dobson is in endearing form as Mistress Quickly'
'Desmond Barrit proves a comic joy'
'Gilbreath, Le Touzel and Barrit are an unending delight to watch'
'Barrit has a marvellous air of wounded dignity, displayed to perfection'
'John Ramm is the funniest Ford since Ben Kingsley'
'Anita Dobson is a funny, fussing Mistess Quickly'
'Belly laughs galore. A merry night guaranteed'
'Who knew that posh provincial housewives could be this much fun?'
'Desmond Barrit's splendid performance'