play-alt chevron-thin-right chevron-thin-left cancel

Steptoe And Son in Murder At Oil Drum Lane

This show has now closed, please visit our London Shows page for a full list of current productions.

About the Show Less...

TV's favourite rag-and-bone men bring a new tale to the London stage. Read More >

It is a time somewhere in the future and Albert Steptoe is dead. This is no accident; he was killed by his son Harold in a fit of pique. Harold escaped to South America to avoid being banged up, and the Steptoe house is now in the caring hands of the National Trust as it is the last example of a typical totters yard. Harold can’t resist popping back to have one last look at the scene of the crime, but is shocked to find the ghost of his father haunting the place, waiting for his return.

This first stage outing for the Steptoes sees father and son at each others’ throats once again, giving the full account of their relationship from cradle to grave.

Steptoe And Son in Murder At Oil Drum Lane is written by the television show’s original creator Ray Galton, and fellow comedy writer John Antrobus.

Less...

Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 02/10/2006

Closing Night: 07/10/2006

Security note: For your comfort and security, you may be subject to additional checks on your visit to London theatres. Please contact the venue for more information.

Cast & Creative

Cast

Jake Nightingale, Harry Dickman

Creative

Director - Roger Smith

Designer - Nigel Hook

Author - Ray Galton and John Antrobus

Unlike film, there is currently no official age classification organisation for theatre. All age recommendations are subjective and should be interpreted as guidelines unless otherwise stated. It's the responsibility of the patron to judge the show’s suitability in advance of purchase. We recommend contacting us at oltenquiries@seetickets.com if you are in any doubt.