Only Fools The (cushty) Dining Experience

It’s the show you’ve all been asking for – and its Fringe debut is brought to you by the people behind the worldwide smash hit, Faulty Towers The Dining Experience.

Join the pride of Peckham in a fun-filled knees-up as the Trotters try to drum up some cash in a night of wheeling, dealing and plenty of laughs. Deals are brokered, schemes are hatched and quizzes quizzed in a downright t’riffic night out with some cushty pub grub.

Brilliantly funny, Only Fools The (cushty) Dining Experience is an immersive, madcap, interactive theatre show created in loving tribute to the BBC’s Only Fools & Horses TV series. With one-off improvisation, an original script, side-splitting humour and the audience slap bang in the centre of the action - you'd be a plonker to miss it.

All tickets include a 3-course meal. If you have special diet or seating requirements, or celebrating an event, please let us know here.

The Cast


Nick Moon - Delboy/Uncle Albert

Nick is an actor, comedian and impressionist. He began his professional acting career over 20 years ago when he started working as a stunt artist in a jousting tournament. Since then Nick has accumulated many roles, not just within theatre and musicals but also in the film industry where some of his credits include Brighton Mob, Home for Christmas, and Further Ed. His character work has made him one of the most sought after impersonators on the touring circuit, winning critical and audience reviews. Nick also freelances as a producer and a director.



Lawrence Watling - Rodney

Lawrence gained a Masters degree at the University of Kent, alongside training at the Moscow Arts Theatre in Russia. He went on to receive high acclaim for his portrayal of Shaggy in the Warner Brothers UK tour Scooby Doo Live where he completed 560 consecutive shows. Recent performances include Parolles All’s Well That Ends Well and Edgar King Lear at the 30th annual Cambridge Shakespeare Festival and Fagin Oliver! at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Lawrence appears regularly in immersive and stand up shows in the UK and internationally, and currently leads the cast of the successful web series Casting Directors, now in its second season. He is also a keen writer and director, having set up his own company ‘In a Nutshell’, which creates immersive and interactive theatre for children.



Kat Mary - Cassandra/Marlene

Kat trained at the Guildford School of Acting, graduating in 2004. Since setting up her own theatre company (also in 2004), she has produced and performed in shows both in the UK and internationally. These have ranged from an adaptation of popular children’s book Vampirates, to comedy parody Escape From The Planet Of The Day That Time Forgot, to large scale immersive shows such as Oh What a Lovely War, Metamorphosis and Woyzeck. Kat regularly tours her solo show Mata Hari – Female Spy and performs as a puppeteer with street theatre troupe, the ‘Flying Buttresses’. TV credits include playing Julia in the award winning BBC1 drama Pompeii –The Last Day, and playing Ellie alongside Josh Widdecombe in BBC’s Josh. Kat has worked extensively in commercials and is often cast as ‘commercial mum’ for brands such as Kaufland, Halfords and Peugeot. She has presented for Facebook Live alongside David Schneider, and regularly works with his production company 'That Lot' appearing in comedy shorts, commercials and films.



Daniel Hope - Trigger/Boycie

Dan is an actor-musician. He starred in the last five Rock and Roll pantos at the New Wolsey Theatre in Ipswich, and recently appeared in the actor-musician version of Made in Dagenham (New Wolsey Theatre, and Queens Theatre Hornchurch), and in Our Blue Heaven, an original musical celebrating Ipswich Town's 1978 FA Cup run. Dan's also carving a niche in comedy horror films, playing the lead in multi award winning short The Furred Man, and winning a festival best supporting actor award for the role of Barry in Love Bug. For a decade Dan wrote and performed improvised audience participation science-based comedy for the Science Museum as part of Punk Science, touring to the Edinburgh Fringe and internationally for the British Council. He went on to develop and film the kids’ science show Scien-trific (Discovery Channel). Dan also presents corporate events around the world for Shell Ferrari Formula 1, most recently at the Singapore Grand Prix. He has been known to appear in adverts for fast food products, despite being a vegetarian. He is, however, a vegetarian with a mortgage.

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