Dad’s Army Radio Hour
Based on the classic BBC sitcom by Jimmy Perry and David Croft
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 Williamsand 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!
‘Pretty much perfect feat of mimicry’ The Times
‘Benson and Lane’s impersonations are peerless, the show an absolute treat from start to finish. Wonderful stuff!’ Daily Mail
‘Utterly brilliant! The best Dad’s Army recreation I’ve seen.’ Barry Cryer
Tickets £15.00. For more information and to book online go to www.ryeartsfestival.org.uk