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Dad’s Army Radio Show (Relaxed Performance)

Sunday 19 May @ 7:30 pm

The Phoenix Centre, Newton Dee Village 

Sunday 19 May 2019

7:30pm

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 / Newton Dee Residents £6

Family (4 tickets, maximum 2 adults) £30

*(OAP, Disability or Unemployment Benefit)

Information 

Disability Access

Box Office

Newton Dee Office

01224 868701

Tickets also available on the door but booking advisable.


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Details

Date:
Sunday 19 May
Time:
7:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

The Phoenix Arts Centre
Newton Dee Village
Bieldside, Aberdeen AB15 9DX United Kingdom
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Phone:
01224 868701
Website:
http://www.newtondee.co.uk/