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The Play That Goes Wrong

Booking to 2 May 2021

Duchess Theatre

Accident-prone thespians battle against all odds to make it through to their final curtain call. Hit comedy, winner of Oliver Award 2015.
The Play That Goes Wrong at The Duchess Theatre

Image courtesy Mischief Theatre

Show details


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.

Background, advisory warnings

Age suitability: Not available

Note: the Duchess theatre will be closed for two weeks from 3 May until 19 May 2020.

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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 2 May 2021

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)


Running time: 2 hrs 05 mins


From £25

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Gabriel Paul

Steven Rostance

Catherine Dryden

Elena Valentine

Jake Curran

Kazeem Tosin Amore


Louisa Sexton

Laura White

David Kristopher Brown

Liam Horrigan


Author: 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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