Pay What You Want

Opening hours:

11:00 – 15:00 Monday to Saturday – plus one hour prior to the performance.

Tel: 01491525050


Written by Mark Farrelly
With Simon Cartwright as Frankie Howerd and Mark Farrelly as Dennis Heymer
Directed by Joe Harmston

Can you imagine being terrified of your own happiness? You can? Then let’s begin…

Frankie Howerd was one of Britain’s most loved comedians for half a century. But he had a secret. And the secret’s name was Dennis.

This brand new play by Mark Farrelly (Quentin Crisp: Naked Hope) takes you to the heart of Frankie and Dennis’ clandestine relationship, which lasted from the 1950s until Frankie’s death in 1992. It also affords a glorious opportunity to encounter Frankie in full-flight stand up mode.

Packed with laughter, but unafraid of truth, Howerd’s End portrays two humans’ journey through closeness, love, grief, and all the other things that make life worth living. Come and say farewell to a legend…and learn the art of letting go.


★★★★ Theatre Weekly | ★★★★ London Pub Theatres | ★★★★ Libby Purves
★★★★ Sardines Magazine | ★★★★ The Reviews Hub | ★★★★ Reviews Gate
★★★★ Theatre Vibe | ★★★★ London Theatre 1 | ★★★★ British Theatre Guide
★★★★ North West End | ★★★★ Get Your Coats On

Show Details

Date & Time: Thursday 9th June at 19:30

Tickets:  Pay What You Want for your tickets

Once you select your seats, you can then select the ticket price you wish to pay. The tickets range from £0 to £50, and you can simply select the price you want to pay for each ticket. If you want to pay £5, select the £5 ticket. If you want to pay £50, select the £50 ticket. If you really want to pay £10.34, please select the £10 ticket and then consider adding a donation of 34p afterwards.
You genuinely get to Pay What You Want for this show, but please remember that we add a £1.50 transaction fee to your order.


Running time: 80 mins (No interval)