He acted in Lionel Bart's musical, "Twang!," at the Shaftesbury Theatre in London, England with James Booth, Barbara Windsor, Bernard Bresslaw, Bob Grant, Ben Aris, Tudor Davies, and Lesley Judd in the cast. Bert Shevelove was director. Oliver Messel was designer.
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Ronnie Corbett CBE | Ronald Corbett | Sir Ronald Corbett | Ronnie Corbett O.B.E. | Ronnie Corbett OBE | The Two Ronnies
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In the 1970s, Corbett and Barker were two of the highest-paid performers in British television. In 1979, he and Barker took their families to Australia for a year which enabled them to exploit a tax loophole and avoid paying the year's income tax, which then stood at 83% in the UK for top earners. Many film stars and rock stars also left the UK in the 1970s for the same reason.