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Dusty returns to Hampstead following Bad Language in 1983. His subsequent plays have been seen at the National Theatre, the RSC, the Royal Court, the Donmar and in the West End as well as in Europe and America.
He writes extensively for television, including some of the BBC's and ITV's most popular dramas such as Lewis, Silent Witness, The Musketeers and Dalziel and Pascoe.
"Live every day like your last, and garden as if you're going to live forever"
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Old friends Roddy Meakin and Amanda Goose are enjoying their twilight years on their own terms - outrageous pranks and clandestine gins in the garden, adult magazines at the dinner table and a healthy disregard for the other residents.
All is idyllic - until, that is, new management is brought in to restore order …
Dusty Hughes' new comedy looks at the cost of growing old and the joys of ageing disgracefully.
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London NW3 3EU
Performance days & times
Monday ‑ 7‑45pm
Tuesday ‑ 7‑45pm
Wednesday ‑ 7‑45pm
Thursday ‑ 7‑45pm
Friday ‑ 7‑45pm
Saturday ‑ 7‑45pm
Saturday - 3-15pm (from 15 Dec)
Wednesday - 2-45pm (from 19 Dec)
The next twelve performances: £12
Performances thereafter: £14
Seniors: £10 (matinee only)
Under 30s and Students: £10
Amanda - Sara Kestelman
Meakin - Geoffrey Freshwater
Sam - Rebekah Hinds
Kim - Claire Lams
Author: Dusty Hughes
Director: Alice Hamilton
Production: Hampstead Downstairs - Celia Atkin