‘The Sitcom Experience’ – Fawlty Towers Dinner Show

Makeney Hall

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Fri 3 Apr

Not suitable for under 16s
Running Time: 2 hours 30 minutes - approximate, including any interval(s).

Most tickets cost more when booked via telephone or in person at box office. See our Ts & Cs for details.

About the event

This event is promoted by Laughlines Comedy, Derby LIVE are pleased to act as a ticket agent.

Coronavirus Update  Read more on our update page here.

This event has been postponed. Laughlines Entertainment and Makeney Hall are arranging a rescheduled date. Once this has been confirmed all bookers will be contacted.

Don’t miss out - Britain’ longest running and No.1 parody tribute act are returning to ‘Makeney Hall Hotel ’ for its sixth consecutive year and this is another chance to experience terrible service and mishaps from the most famous hotel owner, Basil Fawlty, his wife, Sybil and Manuel, the hapless Spanish waiter.  

‘A hilarious evening of non-stop fun and comedy all the way, with people laughing so much they end up in tears' (Yorkshire Post).

Set during a ‘live action dinner show’, where anything can happen, the ‘Sitcom Experience’ theatre audience are transported to the notorious ‘Fawlty Towers’ restaurant with your host for the night, the most famous hotelier in the land ‘Basil Fawlty’.    In addition to enjoying a delicious 3-course meal the audience are guaranteed plenty of laughter, manic chaos, heaps of comedy, in a jaw-achingly hilarious live interactive dinner show.

Laughlines, touring since 1997 are known for their highly original and hilarious high energy comedy shows and this show features professional comedy actor ‘Michael Wilson Green’ as ‘Basil Fawlty’, well known for his highly physical and slapstick inspired humour so don’t delay, book your table today!

Please let us know of any dietary  requirements or allergies or any seating preference  by emailing us at - Events.Makeney@shlhotels.com

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"A hilarious evening of non-stop fun and comedy all the way, with people laughing so much they end up in tearsYorkshire Post

"This is the best show I have ever seen, truly fantastic and I was honoured to host such a great eveningHotel Gleneagles– Torquay (The hotel that inspired the BBC Fawlty Towers sitcom)

"The Laughlines Fawlty Towers Tribute night is pure gold!" Metro

"The Fawlty Towers Dinner Show is a hit" Harrogate Advertiser

"A laugh from start to finish, it was ace & had a thoroughly marvellous time!" Stray FM

"Outstanding event, thoroughly enjoyed by all. The cast engaged the audience and had them in stitches!" Swan Yacht Club; Perth, Australia