Jimmy Cricket used his regular show at a local parish centre to rehearse the staging of his first play.
No more Fiffing and Faffing will be performed at the Blackburn Empire Theatre on Sunday 16 September at 7.30pm.
Tickets cost £10. You can also book by telephoning 01254 685 500. The theatre’s email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jimmy rehearsed part of the play (see photo above right) on his latest ‘Charity Jam Night’ at St Vincent’s Parish Centre in Rochdale on Tuesday 14 August.
The jam nights, hosted by the Northern Irish entertainer and his wife May Marion every couple of months, take place in the lounge area of the parish centre and people can attend for free.
It started more than a decade ago as an opportunity for Jimmy and other performers to try out new routines.
At every event, there is a raffle and the selling of refreshments, with all proceeds donated to a chosen charity.
The photograph was taken by Bernadette Montgomery.