The Play That Goes Wrong is a highly physical comedy packed with finely-tuned farce and Buster Keaton inspired slapstick delivered with split-second timing and ambitious daring.
The play introduces The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society who are attempting to put on a 1920s murder mystery but, as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong does as the accident-prone thesps battle on against all the odds to get to their final curtain call.
The Play That Goes Wrong
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 5 stars from The Daily Mail, called a ‘Gut-busting hit’ by the New York Times and with celebrity endorsements from the likes of Ant and Dec ‘funniest show we’ve seen! If you can get a ticket go.’ The Play That Goes Wrong is guaranteed to leave you aching with laughter! Running time: 2 hrs 5 mins including a 20 minute interval. Recommended Age: 8+. 2015 Olivier Award Winner for Best New Comedy. 2015 Broadway World UK Winner for Best New Play. 2014 WhatsOnStage Award Winner for Best New Comedy.
See The Play That Goes Wrong tour dates
- Catherine Street
- WC2B 5LA