Hancock’s Half Hour at Epsom Playhouse

Hancock's Half Hour Cast - Credit Sam Benjafield.

Tony Hancock made the first series of Hancock’s Half Hour for BBC radio in 1954, the scripts were written by two new writers still in their twenties; Ray Galton and Alan Simpson. Galton and Simpson went on to be one of the most successful comedy writing partners ever, most notably as the writers of Steptoe … Read more

Review of Waiting for God at Leatherhead Theatre

Waiting for God: Emma Mulkern, Keith Hill & Samuel Lane.

It is such a treat to be able to have dinner with my family before leaving for the theatre, rather than bolting down a sandwich and a coffee as I rush off to the West End. Yes, hoorah, proper theatre has returned to Leatherhead. The three week Rep season begins with Waiting for God a … Read more