22 to 30 April 2022
in the Theatre Upstairs
by Martin McDonagh
directed by Pat Boxall
I'm just as good as bloody Pierrepoint.
In his small pub in Oldham, Harry is something of a local celebrity. But what's the second-best hangman in England to do on the day they've abolished hanging? Amongst the cub reporters and sycophantic pub regulars, dying to hear Harry's reaction to the news, a peculiar stranger lurks, with a very different motive for his visit.
Don't worry. I may have my quirks but I'm not an animal. Or am I? One for the courts to discuss.
“Hangmen” received the 2016 Olivier Award for Best New Play
“Pitch-perfect…Perhaps the most line-by-line funny play London has seen in years” Daily Telegraph
“Martin McDonagh has not invented black comedy but is certainly perfecting it” The Times
Hangmen - Dress Photos