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    Savour a delightfully humorous exploration of humanity’s inherent desire for revenge and violence in this brilliant black comedy by Academy Award-winning playwright Martin McDonagh!

    Why You Should Watch Hangmen

    Set in Oldham, England in the year 1965, Hangmen follows the tragic tale of Harry Wade. As the second-best executioner in town, Harry is often plagued by professional jealousy and a bloated sense of self-importance. He also owns a pub in the same town with his daughter, Shirley, and wife, Alice. After England abolishes capital punishment altogether, his life is turned upside down. Strangers begin filing into Harry’s pub with questions about his old profession. When a man named Mooney begins to provoke Harry by visiting his bar and flirting with his daughter, the professional hangman must decide what must be done with the despicable stranger.

    First presented at London’s Royal Court Theatre in September 2015, Hangmen is a true masterpiece that went on to win innumerable awards including the Olivier Award, Evening Standard Theatre Awards, and the Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards. Academy Award and BAFTA Award-winning writer Martin McDonagh ingeniously tells a sharply humorous tale about the darker side of human ambition.

    Good For

    Adult Audiences | Lovers of Dark Comedies | Fans of Matthew McDonagh

    Reviews

    “The very definition of gallows humour” – The Hollywood Reporter

    “A killer Broadway production of Martin McDonagh’s lethal black comedy" – Variety

    Cancellation policy

    These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

    Show Details

    Genre: Play

    Duration: 2hr 30min with 1 intermission

    Audience: 14+

    No. of Shows a Week: ~8

    Opening Date: 8 Apr 2023

    Closing Date: 18 Jun 2023

    Theatre Name: Golden Theatre

    Theatre Facilities: Partial wheelchair accessibility, assisted listening device

    Dress Code: Smart casual

    Cast and Creatives

    ** Leading Roles**

    Alfie Allen as Mooney

    Tracie Bennett as Alice

    Owen Campbell as Cleg

    Playwright

    Martin McDonagh

    Direction

    Matthew Dunster

    Scenic and Costume Design

    Anna Fleischle

    Additional Tips

    • All guests must wear a properly fitting mask over the nose and mouth in the theatre except when eating or drinking in designated areas.
    • Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.
    • You will receive an email confirming your purchase.
    • You will receive your e-tickets via email within 3 hours from the time of the booking. You can access your tickets by clicking on the link available on the email.
    • If you book tickets more than 14 days in advance, you will receive the tickets 14 days prior to the show date.
    • The ticket can be presented digitally along with a valid photo ID at the entrance on the day of your visit.
    • Please note most of the theatres do not allow entry post the show start time and we recommend you reach the venue 10-15 minutes early.
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