Dad's Army Radio Hour
Two actors play 25 characters in this brilliant staging of classic radio scripts based on favourite episodes from the original 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 earlier this year 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!
Presented by Seabright Productions
Venue: Studio Theatre
"Dad’s Army Radio Hour is a straightforward pleasure... the duo display such obvious love for their material and such virtuoso technical skill that the cosy, lo fi familiarity of the whole thing becomes part of the fun". ★★★★ Claire Allfree, The Telegraph (Read the full review)
"Benson and Lane’s impersonations are peerless, the show an absolute treat from start to finish. Wonderful stuff!" Daily Mail
“What a feat of mimicry! Pretty much perfect. A deluxe fan event… uses wild skill to make us feel a warming, fond reverie.” The Times
"Lewis's direction and Lishman's sound design give real light and shade in which the two versatile performers shine" The Arts Desk
"The best Dad's Army recreation I've ever seen. Benson and Lane are utterly brilliant!" Barry Cryer
Age Guidance: 12+
Running Time: approx 1hrs 40mins (inc interval)
Group Discount: Buy 10 tickets, save 10%