The Play That Goes Wrong

Accident-prone thespians battle against all odds to make it through to their final curtain call. Hit comedy, winner of Oliver Award 2015.


Genre: Comedy
Venue: Duchess Theatre
Started: Friday 5 September 2014
Booking until: Sunday 7 April 2019
Running time:2 hrs 05 mins
Age suitability: Not available

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The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but everything that can go wrong… and it does. The accident-prone thespians battle against all odds to make it through to their final curtain call, with hilarious consequences.

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Postal address:
3-5 Catherine Street
London WC2B 5LA

Box office tel: 0844 482 9672

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Previews from:Friday 5 September 2014

Booking until:Sunday 7 April 2019

Closes:No date announced.

Performance days & times

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm Friday ‑ 7‑30pm Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm Sunday ‑ 7‑00pm



Saturday - 2-30pm

Sunday - 3-00pm

Thursday - 2-30pm (6, 13, 20, 27 Aug & 29 Oct)




Until Sun 14 Feb 2016:

Stalls: £44.50, £37, £21.50, Premium tickets £67

Dress Circle: £44.50, £37, £21.50

7 Jul to 5 Sep, 24 Ocr to 31 Oct, & 22 Dec to Jan 2016:

Stalls: £51.50, £37, £21.50, Premium tickets: £67

Dress Circle: £51.50, £37, £21.50

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Henry Shields - Chris

Greg Tannahill - Jonathan

Henry Lewis - Robert

Jonathan Sayer - Dennis

Charlie Russell - Sandra

Rob Falconer - Max

Nancy Wallinger - Annie

Adam Byron - Trevor

Leonard Cook - Jonathan, Chris, Dennis, Trevor

April Hughes - Sandra, Annie, Trevor (Tess)



Henry Lewis

Jonathan Sayer

Henry Shields

Composer: Rob Falconer
Director: Mark Bell
Designer: Nigel Hook
Set designer: Nigel Hook
Costume designer: Roberto Surace
Lighting: Ric Mountjoy

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