The Dashing and Reckless Last Chance Saloon were created by Sam Dunham and Jack Faires. Nobody can quite remember why they they ended up together but now they're stuck with each other they have no choice but to create comic theatre... In 2013 Jack Gogarty joined the merriment and in 2019 Jonny Traill took the title of 'Newest and Bestest Saloon Boy,'
Sam also studied on the BA Acting course at Italia Conti. Sam has toured Wales for both Theatr Iolo and Theatre Gwent, including performing the Award Winning Warrior Square at the National Theatre of Wales.
Sam set up Last Chance Saloon and has been chained to his desk writing for them for the last 3 years, although he has most recently found time to work with Rift Productions on their Shakespeare in Shoreditch season.
Sam has starred in numerous television commercials for The Sun, Nintendo 3DS, Vigorsol Chewing Gum, BBC, KFC and Mercedes Benz and his television credits include Days That Shook the World for BBC.
Sam Fact: Sam is one of 6 brothers
Jack trained at Italia Conti on the 3 year BA Acting course and is now the Head of 2nd Year there, as well as a director at several other drama schools.
Jack's theatre credits include He(ART) at Theatre N16, Gift Return at the Park Theatre, Vert-Vert at Garsington Opera and Christmas Farce at Rosemary Branch Theatre amongst many others.
His film and TV credits include Silent Witness for BBC, Horizontal for D&O Productions, Hasty Orizons (feature) and has been the face of Reed Globals comedy campaign for the last 2 series.
He is currently working on a number of TV scripts and radio pieces.
Jack Fact: Colour Blind
Jack graduated from the BA Acting course at Italia Conti and since then he has toured with Hurricane Theatre, the Globe Players & the Young Shakespeare Company including tours of Romeo and Juliet and Midsummer Night’s Dream.
Jack starred in Nigel Planer’s On The Ceiling at the Landor Theatre and has worked at the Nottingham Playhouse, His most recent work includes The Old Curiosity Shop at the Rochester Dickens Festival and with Play on Words Theatre at the Brook in Chatham.
Film work includes Are You Ready? for DSA, I Love You, Click & Responsibly Sourced.
Jack Fact: Jack cut the end of his finger off while playing hide and seek as a child.
Jonny trained at East 15 on the Acting and Community Theatre Degree course and graduated in 2018.
Jonny's previous work includes Cabaret: Underground by
Theatre For the Benefit of Capital by
Jeremy James and Shadows and Light by Ainslie Masterton.
Jonny Fact: Jonny is also a Tour Guide at Wembley Stadium.
'positively drips in knowing humour'