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Dad’s Army Radio Show

Thursday 16 May @ 7:00 pm

Finzean Hall

Thursday 16 May 2019 

7:00pm

Seabright Productions 

Suitable for Ages 3+

 

Two actors play 25 characters in this brilliant staging of three classic radio episodes based on favourite scripts from the beloved TV series. Celebrating 50 years of Perry and Croft’s quintessential sitcom, which won the Best One-Liner accolade in a poll of comedians conducted by Gold, with the immortal words “Don’t tell him, Pike”.

Double Fringe First Award winner David Benson (star of Think No Evil Of Us: My Life With Kenneth Williams and Boris: World King) and Jack Lane (Wisdom Of A Fool) present a selection of classic radio episodes featuring favourite lines, cherished characters and great feats of vocal impersonation!

Featured Episodes:

Mum’s Army, The Deadly Attachment and Round And Round Went The Great Big Wheel

Based on the classic BBC sitcom by Jimmy Perry and David Croft
Performed by David Benson and Jack Lane
Directed by Owen Lewis
Sound design by Tom Lishman

Benson and Lane’s two-man Army are a comedy force to be reckoned with’ ***** Radio Times

‘Pretty much perfect feat of mimicry’ The Times

Benson and Lane carry it all off beautifully‘ **** Daily Telegraph

Benson and Lane’s impersonations are peerless, the show an absolute treat from start to finish. Wonderful stuff!’ Daily Mail

‘Lewis’s direction and Lishman’s sound design give real light and shade in which the two versatile performers shine.’ The Arts Desk

‘Classic British comedy recreated by two classic performers.  A show not to miss.’ ***** Southside Advertiser

‘Utterly brilliant! The best Dad’s Army recreation I’ve seen.’ Barry Cryer

 

Ticket Price

Full £10

Concession £9*

Under 16 / Full Time Education £6

Family of 4 (4 tickets, maximum 2 adults) £30

*(OAP, Disability or Unemployment Benefit) 

Box office

Mel Shand – melshand.artist@gmail.com

Tickets are also available at the door but booking is advisable.

 
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Details

Date:
Thursday 16 May
Time:
7:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Finzean Village Hall
Finzean, AB31 6NN United Kingdom + Google Map
Phone:
01330 850674

Other

Approach & Parking
The venue has car parking for people with reduced mobility, The venue has its own car park, There is a public car park near by, There is car parking for people with reduced mobility nearby, The route/path to the hall is suitable for wheelchair/ mobility scooter, The route/path to the hall is well lit
Entrance & Signage
There is ramp or flat access to the venue, The door opening is wide enough for a wheelchair, The door opening is wide enough for a mobility scooter, Internal flooring is suitable for a wheelchair, Internal flooring is suitable for a mobility scooter, Reception and main hall is suitable for approach both by people in standing and seated positions
Orientation
We have sufficient circulation space for wheelchair users, We have sufficient circulation space for mobility scooter users, The main hall has a hearing loop
Seat reservation For People with a disability
Please email or phone the promoter
Toilets
All toilets are clearly signed, A disabled toilet is available, Our floors are slip-resistant, There is an emergency call system in the disabled toilet, Hand-washing and drying facilities are within reach of someone on a wheelchair/scooter, Disabled toilet has baby changing facilities