The Dead Ducks: York du Soleil

Comedy (sketch show, new writing)

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  • 13:20
  • Aug 25
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 14+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Dead Duck Productions
  • Warnings and additional info: Audience Participation, Strong Language/Swearing, Buy a ticket in advance to guarantee entry or Pay What You Want at the venue
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 18 months

Description

The University of York’s Dead Ducks take to the Fringe with their brand-new sketch show: York du Soleil. Dive into this carnival of comedy and enjoy an hour of original and hysterically funny sketches which are sure to leave you wanting more. Bringing you everything from Andrex puppies to self-service checkouts – expect nothing but the unexpected in this hilarious smorgasbord of sketch comedy! 'Punchy, quick-witted and beautifully self-deprecating' (Nouse, 2019).

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: Information not supplied
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

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Matt Harvey 89 days ago

An amazing show that had me laughing for the entire hour. Plenty of original, hilarious sketches acompanied by great acting from all 5 cast members makes this an hour very well spent. Would 100% go again. Congratulations to all involved, 5 stars.

Victoria Clough 90 days ago

Don't miss the chance to see the comedy stars of tomorrow at this fantastic show. 5 stars thoroughly deserved. Laughed til my sides hurt!

James Dawes 90 days ago

This show fully justify the 5 star reviews it has been getting! Belly laughs galore in this witty sharp paced sketch show. You will leave with a spring in your step!

Abbad Toma 93 days ago

Fast and witty - an all round great show. The humour from these ducks is far from dead. There's a sketch for everyone, making this a show not to miss!


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The Wee Review (5/5 stars) 79 days ago

Starting off the afternoon’s proceedings, all five members of  The University of York’s Dead Ducks begin by individually introducing themselves to each member of the audience. Handshakes, smiles, and asking how their fringe has been so far. It immediately creates a wonderful impression of those who will be entertaining the audience...

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The Student Newspaper 90 days ago

These students prove with this show that good writing, timing, and a whirlwind pace is the perfect combination for a highly successful display of comedy, and they truly win the whole room over and have a great time while doing it.

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