A group of people stand together around a newsdesk, one man has his arms outstretched and a woman holds her palm up against a man's face


Tue 27 February - Sat 2 March 2024
Tickets £25-£50 *

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BREAKING NEWS: 30 years since the launch of the trailblazing, smash-hit TV series, the Globelink News team are back, and now live on stage for the very first time.

Starring the original cast members Susannah Doyle, Robert Duncan, Ingrid Lacey, Neil Pearson, Jeff Rawle, Stephen Tompkinson and Victoria Wicks, the iconic BAFTA and EMMY award-winning comedy is reimagined in this brand-new topical commentary on the cutthroat world of 24 hours news.

Bursting with razor-sharp wit and classic British humour, this hot off the press production will leave you in stitches. Written by the same award-winning writing team Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin (Outnumbered), Drop the Dead Donkey: The Reawakening! exposes the underside of the broadcasting industry in all its riotous glory. 

Whether you’re one of the legions of die-hard fans of the TV sitcom that was watched by millions at its peak, or a British comedy fanatic, come and experience this hilarious revival of an all-time comedy classic.

Running Time

Approximately 2 hours and 10 minutes including an interval

General Guidance

This production contains flashing lights, pyrotechnics and strong language


Tuesday - Saturday, 7.30pm
and Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday, 2.30pm: £25/£30/£40/£50 *

* All ticket prices include a £3 per ticket booking fee

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  • Two women stand together, one has her hand in the air
  • A long distance image of the whol stage, a bit red TRUTH news sign hangs in the back
  • A woman and man sit behind a news desk, he is in a wheelchair and she is wearing a green suit
  • A group of news presenters look excited as they huddle together
  • A woman leans against a table with a party banner across it, she looks glum
  • A man in a brown vest and shirt holds a phone to his ear
  • A woman leans forward on a desk, a man stands beside her, they both look confused
  • A man and woman stand together
  • A man leans in to speak to a woman wearing a green suit
  • The cast of the news team stand and sit behind the TRUTH news desk


Drop The Dead Donkey Teaser