Theatre

Howerd’s End

Thursday 9 September 2021

Frankie Howerd was one of Britain's most loved comedians for half a century. But he had a secret. And the secret's name was Dennis. This brand new play by Mark Farrelly (Quentin Crisp: Naked Hope) takes you to the heart of Frankie and Dennis' clandestine relationship, which lasted from the 1950s until Frankie's death in 1992. It also affords a glorious opportunity to encounter Frankie in full-flight stand up mode.

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Bar opens 7:00 P.M.
Starts 8:00 P.M.
Advance £14.00
On the door £16.00

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Frankie Howerd was one of Britain's most loved comedians for half a century. But he had a secret. And the secret's name was Dennis. This brand new play by Mark Farrelly (Quentin Crisp: Naked Hope) takes you to the heart of Frankie and Dennis' clandestine relationship, which lasted from the 1950s until Frankie's death in 1992. It also affords a glorious opportunity to encounter Frankie in full-flight stand up mode.

★★★★★ London Living Large
★★★★ Theatre Weekly
★★★★ London Pub Theatres
★★★★ Libby Purves

Packed with laughter, but unafraid of truth, Howerd’s End portrays two humans’ journey through closeness, love, grief, and all the other things that make life worth living. Come and say farewell to a legend…and learn the art of letting go.

Written by Mark Farrelly

Starring Simon Cartwright as Frankie Howerd and Mark Farrelly as Dennis Heymer

Directed by Joe Harmston

Run time: 75 mins

Press on previous plays by Mark Farrelly:

★★★ “Magnetic” The Times (The Silence of Snow: The Life of Patrick Hamilton)

★★★★ “Brilliant” Time Out (Quentin Crisp: Naked Hope)