Drop The Dead Donkey: The Reawakening!

Drop The Dead Donkey: The Reawakening!

Show type: Theatre

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.

Upcoming Dates

Date: Wed 31 Jan 2024
Venue: Richmond Theatre
Price: £13 to £50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

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Date: Thu 1 Feb 2024
Venue: Richmond Theatre
Price: £13 to £50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

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Date: Fri 2 Feb 2024
Venue: Richmond Theatre
Price: £13 to £50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

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Date: Sat 3 Feb 2024
Venue: Richmond Theatre
Price: £13 to £50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

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Date: Sat 3 Feb 2024
Venue: Richmond Theatre
Price: £13 to £50
Show starts: 14:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

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Date: Tue 13 Feb 2024
Venue: Salford Lowry
Price: £24.50 to £44.50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Wed 14 Feb 2024
Venue: Salford Lowry
Price: £24.50 to £44.50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Wed 14 Feb 2024
Venue: Salford Lowry
Price: £24.50 to £44.50
Show starts: 14:00 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Thu 15 Feb 2024
Venue: Salford Lowry
Price: £24.50 to £44.50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Fri 16 Feb 2024
Venue: Salford Lowry
Price: £24.50 to £44.50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Sat 17 Feb 2024
Venue: Salford Lowry
Price: £24.50 to £44.50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Sat 17 Feb 2024
Venue: Salford Lowry
Price: £24.50 to £44.50
Show starts: 14:00 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Tue 27 Feb 2024
Venue: Cambridge Arts Theatre
Price: £25 to £50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Wed 28 Feb 2024
Venue: Cambridge Arts Theatre
Price: £25 to £50
Show starts: 14:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Wed 28 Feb 2024
Venue: Cambridge Arts Theatre
Price: £25 to £50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Thu 29 Feb 2024
Venue: Cambridge Arts Theatre
Price: £25 to £50
Show starts: 14:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Thu 29 Feb 2024
Venue: Cambridge Arts Theatre
Price: £25 to £50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Fri 1 Mar 2024
Venue: Cambridge Arts Theatre
Price: £25 to £50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Sat 2 Mar 2024
Venue: Cambridge Arts Theatre
Price: £25 to £50
Show starts: 14:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Sat 2 Mar 2024
Venue: Cambridge Arts Theatre
Price: £25 to £50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Tue 19 Mar 2024
Venue: Leicester Curve Theatre
Price: £10 to £42.50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Wed 20 Mar 2024
Venue: Leicester Curve Theatre
Price: £10 to £42.50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Thu 21 Mar 2024
Venue: Leicester Curve Theatre
Price: £10 to £42.50
Two shows: 2.15pm and 7.30pm
Show starts: 14:15 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Fri 22 Mar 2024
Venue: Leicester Curve Theatre
Price: £10 to £42.50
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Sat 23 Mar 2024
Venue: Leicester Curve Theatre
Price: £10 to £42.50
Two shows: 2.15pm and 7.30pm
Show starts: 14:15 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Tue 7 May 2024
Venue: Norwich Theatre Royal
Price: £10 to £45
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Wed 8 May 2024
Venue: Norwich Theatre Royal
Price: £10 to £45
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Thu 9 May 2024
Venue: Norwich Theatre Royal
Price: £10 to £45
Two shows: 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Show starts: 14:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Fri 10 May 2024
Venue: Norwich Theatre Royal
Price: £10 to £45
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Sat 11 May 2024
Venue: Norwich Theatre Royal
Price: £10 to £45
Two shows: 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Show starts: 14:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Tue 14 May 2024
Venue: Liverpool Playhouse
Price: £21 to £46
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Wed 15 May 2024
Venue: Liverpool Playhouse
Price: £21 to £46
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Thu 16 May 2024
Venue: Liverpool Playhouse
Price: £21 to £46
Show starts: 13:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Thu 16 May 2024
Venue: Liverpool Playhouse
Price: £21 to £46
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Fri 17 May 2024
Venue: Liverpool Playhouse
Price: £21 to £46
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Sat 18 May 2024
Venue: Liverpool Playhouse
Price: £21 to £46
Show starts: 14:00 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Sat 18 May 2024
Venue: Liverpool Playhouse
Price: £21 to £46
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Tue 4 Jun 2024
Venue: Cheltenham Everyman
Price: £22 to £44
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Wed 5 Jun 2024
Venue: Cheltenham Everyman
Price: £22 to £44
Show starts: 14:00 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Wed 5 Jun 2024
Venue: Cheltenham Everyman
Price: £22 to £44
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Thu 6 Jun 2024
Venue: Cheltenham Everyman
Price: £22 to £44
Show starts: 14:00 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Thu 6 Jun 2024
Venue: Cheltenham Everyman
Price: £22 to £44
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Fri 7 Jun 2024
Venue: Cheltenham Everyman
Price: £22 to £44
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Sat 8 Jun 2024
Venue: Cheltenham Everyman
Price: £22 to £44
Show starts: 14:00 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Sat 8 Jun 2024
Venue: Cheltenham Everyman
Price: £22 to £44
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Tue 11 Jun 2024
Venue: Canterbury Marlowe Theatre
Price: £16 to £58
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Wed 12 Jun 2024
Venue: Canterbury Marlowe Theatre
Price: £16 to £58
Two shows: 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Show starts: 14:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Thu 13 Jun 2024
Venue: Canterbury Marlowe Theatre
Price: £16 to £58
Two shows: 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Show starts: 14:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Fri 14 Jun 2024
Venue: Canterbury Marlowe Theatre
Price: £16 to £58
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

Date: Sat 15 Jun 2024
Venue: Canterbury Marlowe Theatre
Price: £16 to £58
Two shows: 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Show starts: 14:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

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