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The Play That Goes Wrong


Tickets from: £15.00
Matinees: Thu 2pm, Sat 2.30pm
Running time: 2hrs 5 mins (including interval)
Recommended: 8+, the show contains smoke, pyros and loud bangs

The original cast of the multi award-winning international smash hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong and BBC One’s The Goes Wrong Show are back on stage!
The Cornley Drama Society are putting 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 reach their final curtain call, hilarious results ensue!

Hailed “a gut-busting hit” by the New York Times, Mischief’s The Play That Goes Wrong, now in its eighth year in the West End, has won a host of celebrity endorsements from the likes of Joanna Lumley “We laughed until the tears ran down our faces, it has to be seen” to Ant & Dec “The funniest show we’ve seen! If you can get a ticket, go!”

 Guaranteed to leave you aching with laughter, don’t miss this brilliantly funny comedy starring the original West End and Broadway cast, as seen on stage and screen!

There is a free post show Q&A on Wed 8 Jun in the auditorium with members of the original cast. Tickets are free but must be pre-booked.

Book early and secure the best seats at the best price! We reserve the right to change prices. 

* Please note, the full cast will not perform all dates: Charlie Russell performs Monday, Friday and Saturday evening performances, Henry Shields will not perform on Thu 9 Jun (2pm). Due to COVID, Jonathan Sayer will not be appearing in the show currently.



‘I feared I was going to hyperventilate’

Daily Mail



‘Genuinely hilarious. Boy, does it hit the funny bone’

Daily Telegraph


A scene from The Play That Goes Wrong
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‘Ridiculously funny’

The Times



‘Exquisitely choreographed mayhem’




‘A triumph of split-second timing’


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