Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne Dead Sheep | Review On the 8th November, while Americans were still deciding their future in the elections, I sat in the beautiful Devonshire Park Theatre in Eastbourne watching a play called Dead Sheep. Written by presenter, broadcaster and author Jonathan Maitland, this play was about a very different kind […]
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Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne | Tuesday 8 – Saturday 12 November
How Margaret Thatcher fatally underestimated Geoffrey Howe.
The true story of how Mrs Thatcher, once the most powerful woman in the world, was brought down by Geoffrey Howe, her one time friend and political soul mate, with one of the greatest speeches ever made.
Howe, whose speaking skills saw him famously compared to a Dead Sheep, was inspired by his wife Elspeth, whose relationship with Mrs Thatcher was notoriously frosty. Margaret, Geoffrey and Elspeth: a tale of love, honour, loyalty – and revenge.
Starring Steve Nallon as Margaret Thatcher, Graham Seed (aka Nigel Pargetter The Archers) as Ian Gow and Paul Bradley, (Professor Elliot Hope in Holby City, Nigel Bates in EastEnders) as Geoffrey Howe.
“Brilliant” The Daily Mail
“Terrific” The Guardian
“Very Funny” The Independent
Tues – Sat 7.45pm – Thur & Sat 2.30pm
Tues – Thur 7.45pm – £15.50, £16.50, £19, £21
Fri & Sat 7.45pm – £15.50, £17.50, £21, £23.50
Wed 2.30pm £16
Sat 2.30pm £16, £18.50
Conc £1.50 off
Groups Buy 10 Tickets Get 11th Free (Apply 7.45pm only)
Under 16s & Students £9 / Under 25s £10
Friends of Devonshire Park Theatre 25% off (First 2 nights only)
A PRINCESS UNDONE DEVONSHIRE PARK THEATRE Tuesday 1 – Saturday 5 November | Tues – Sat 7.45pm, Wed & Sat 2.30pm Kensington Palace, 1993. She was the Diana of her day. That day has gone. But HRH The Princess Margaret, the most glamorous figure of her generation, has one final chance to be of service. […]