2017 Broadway World Winner for Best New Play
2017 Broadway.com Winner Favourite New Play
2015 Olivier Award Winner for Best New Comedy
2015 BroadwayWorld UK Winner for Best New Play
2014 WhatsOnStage Award Winner for Best New Comedy
The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong... does! The accident-prone thespians battle against all odds to make it through to their final curtain call, with hilarious consequences! Given five stars by The Daily Mail, called a "gut-busting hit" by The New York Times, and with celebrity endorsements from the likes of Ant and Dec as the "funniest show we've seen! If you can get a ticket go", what are you waiting for?
Now stumbling through its sixth catastrophic year, THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG is guaranteed to leave you aching with laughter!
Casting includes Kazeem Tosin Amore, Jake Curran, Catherine Dryden, Bobby Hirston, Benjamin McMahon, Gabriel Paul, Steven Rostance, Elena Valentine, David Kristopher Brown, Liam Horrigan, Matthew Howell, Louisa Sexton and Laura White.
Suitable for ages 8+
Now taking bookings for performances from Tue 2nd June 2020 until Sun 2nd May 2021.
Show times for each day are below.
A masterpiece of malfunction
Itâs as though The Mousetrap has been taken over by Monty Python
I feared I was going to hyperventilate
It’s as though The Mousetrap has been taken over by Monty Python
Bus routes: (Aldwych) RV1, 6, 11, 13, 23, 59, 68, 87, 171, 172, 188, X68
Night buses: (Aldwych) 6, 23, 188, N11, N13, N26, N47, N68, N87, N89, N155, N171, N551
Nearest rail: Charing Cross
Tube lines: Piccadilly
Nearest tube: Covent Garden
Directions from Covent Garden :
(5mins) Go right on Long Acre; turn right into Bow Street and after 100 metres turn left (Russell Street) then immediately right onto Catherine Street, where the theatre is located 100 metres down.
Car park: Drury Lane, Parker Street (5mins)
In congestion zone?: Yes
Infrared hearing loop
Please note: The location shown on the map is an approximate location of the theatre. In the majority of cases the theatre will be marked on the map so please make sure you locate the exact location yourself. If the theatre is not shown on the map please make sure you locate the correct road name and take account of the directions.
The Play That Goes Wrong
Duchess Theatre, London
Sun 2nd May 2021
2 hours 5 minutes