Opened: 3rd September 2014
Booking period: 3rd May 2020
Show Times: Tuesday-Saturday 19:30, Saturday 14:30 & Sunday 15:00 and 19:00
Running Time: 2 hours 5 minutes
Venue: Duchess Theatre
The Play That Goes Wrong was created by Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields, who are a part of the Mischief Theatre Company. The play premiered at the Old Red Lion Theatre in London in 2012. It then moved to the Trafalgar Studios and then to the Duchess Theatre. It is an acclaimed production and won the ‘Best New Comedy’ Olivier Award in 2015.
The play is about a drama society putting on a murder mystery which goes wrong. Against all odds, the determined cast make the final curtain. It could be described as Fawlty Towers on stage.
Gabrial Paul as Trevor
Jake Curran as Chris
Steven Rostance as Jonathan
Kazeem Tosin Amore as Robert
Benjamin McMahon as Dennis
Elena Valentine as Sandra
Bobby Hirston as Max
Catherine Dryden as Annie
Louisa Sexton, Laura White, David Kristopher Brown, and Liam Horrigan
The Play That Goes Wrong is showing at the Duchess Theatre and is currently booking until May 2020. The Duchess Theatre opened on 25th November 1929. The Duchess holds the record for the shortest ever run of a show, The Intimate Revue, which failed to complete its first performance.
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