Spangles 'n' Tights

A comedy series by Christopher Fitz-Simon.

Episodes

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20141107 (BBC7)
20141108 (BBC7)
20160712 (BBC7)
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20160716 (BBC7)

The struggles of a Dublin theatrical costumier. The local nun's drama group offers hope.

The struggles of a Dublin theatrical costumier. The local nun's drama group offers hope.

The struggles of a Dublin theatrical costumier. The local nun's drama group offers hope. With Doreen Keogh. From September 1998.

A run-down Dublin theatrical costumier's is struggling to come to terms with modern working practices. When an order comes in from a local nun's drama group, it leads to a mix-up with the Gaiety Theatre's opera production.

  • Pauline Mclynn
  • david kelly
  • director roland jaquarello
  • eugene o'brien
  • frank kelly

  • 02The Ambassador1998100119981004
    20141114 (BBC7)
    20141115 (BBC7)
    20160719 (BBC7)
    20160720 (BBC7)

    The Dublin theatrical costumiers have to create a special cloak for Sir Walter Raleigh.

    The Dublin theatrical costumiers have to create a special cloak for Sir Walter Raleigh. With Sylvia Syms. From October 1998.

    The Dublin Theatrical Costumiers are asked to dress the British Embassy pageant of `Merrie England', only to become embroiled in a money-laundering scandal.

    03A Folk Song For Europe1998100819981011
    20141121 (BBC7)
    20141122 (BBC7)
    20160726 (BBC7)
    20160727 (BBC7)

    Dublin's theatrical costumiers get involved in rivalry between two Lancashire clog troupes

    Dublin's theatrical costumiers get involved in rivalry between two Lancashire clog troupes. With Frank Kelly. From October 1998.

    When the Dublin Theatrical Costumiers are asked to dress the interval folk dance for the Eurovision Song Contest, they become unwittingly involved in the rivalry between two Lancashire clog troupes.

    04Medieval Banquet1998101519981018
    20141128 (BBC7)
    20141129 (BBC7)
    20160802 (BBC7)
    20160803 (BBC7)

    Dublin's theatrical costumiers dress a medieval banquet in a ghostly castle.

    Dublin's theatrical costumiers dress a medieval banquet in a ghostly castle. With Frank Kelly and Anne Byrne. From October 1998.

    When the Dublin Theatrical Costumiers dress a medieval banquet in a ghostly castle, they are pressed into unexpected service.

    05 LASTThe Movie1998102219981025
    20141205 (BBC7)
    20141206 (BBC7)
    20160809 (BBC7)
    20160810 (BBC7)

    The impoverished Dublin theatrical costumiers is delighted when asked to provide the military uniforms for an American film company's production of `Easter Rising'.

    A US film company needs old uniforms from Dublin's theatrical costumiers.

    A US film company needs old uniforms from Dublin's theatrical costumiers. With David Kelly and Pauline McLynn. From October 1998.