22 to 30 April 2022

in the Theatre Upstairs

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by Martin McDonagh

directed by Pat Boxall


Cast & Production Team

 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