Opened: 31st March 2016
Booking period: 3rd May 2020
Show Times: Tuesday-Saturday 19:30, Saturday 14:30 & Sunday 15:00 and 19:00
Running Time: 2 hours 20 minutes
Venue: Criterion Theatre
Following the success of The Play That Goes Wrong and Peter Pan Goes Wrong, the Mischief Theatre Company brings you The Comedy About a Bank Robbery. It tells the story of eight incompetent criminals, a lazy security guard and one giant diamond.
Damian Lynch as Robin Freeboys
Jon Trenchard as Warren Slax
Liam Jeavons as Mitch Ruscitti
Sean Carey as Sam Monaghan
Julia Frith as Caprice Freeboys
Ashley Tucker as Ruth Monaghan
Killian Macardle as Officer Randal Shuck
George Hannigan as Everyone else
David Coomber as Neil Cooper
Julie Cullen, Charlotte Duffy, Tom Hopcroft, Ross Virgo, and Eddy Westbury
Our reviewers loved The Comedy About A Bank Robbery, giving it ★★★★★ and describing it as a “hysterical farce revolving around several calamitous plots to steal the diamond.” To read the full review, click here.
The Comedy About A Bank Robbery is showing at the Criterion Theatre and currently booking until 3rd May 2020. The Criterion Theatre opened in 1874 and found success under the management of Charles Wyndham. During the Second World War the BBC used the venue as a studio because of its underground location. Robert Bourne and Sally Greene set up the Criterion Theatre Trust, a charity to protect the theatre’s future.
The Criterion Theatre is privately owned and so the best place to buy tickets to The Comedy About A Bank Robbery is through the theatre’s website. For more information about your visit to the Criterion Theatre, read our guide.
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