Howard Theatre
Thu 21 - Sat 23 February
Downing Dramatic Society


Martin McDonagh

In his small pub in the northern English town of 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 pub regulars dying to hear Harry’s reaction to the news, his old assistant Syd and the peculiar Mooney lurk with very different motives for their visit.


Thu 21 February at 7:30pm
Fri 22 February at 7:30pm
Sat 23 February at 7:30pm


Howard Theatre


£7, student £5

All visitors are kindly requested to report to the Porters’ Lodge. This can be found on the left-hand side as you walk through the main College gates on Regent Street.

The Howard Theatre Stalls are located on the first floor and the Theatre Gallery is on the second floor. Lift access is available to all floors.


Parking is not generally available to those attending a show in the College. Limited spaces are available for Disabled Blue Badge Holders only which must  be booked in advance of the show with the Porters’ Lodge on 01223  334800.


The Howard Theatre
Downing College
Regent Street
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21 February 7:30pm 7:30pm Buy tickets
22 February 7:30pm 7:30pm Buy tickets
23 February 7:30pm 7:30pm Buy tickets