The Play That Goes Wrong Tickets and Dates

Duchess Theatre, London

The hilarious multi award-winning disaster The Play That Goes Wrong is the longest running comedy in the West End and continues to tickle audiences after 9 smashing years at the Duchess Theatre.

You all know the classic whodunnit story, there has been a murder at a country manor and an inspector is set on the case to find who the culprit is. However, when this plot is given to the accident-prone thespians at The Cornley Drama Society, everything that can go wrong… does!

The actors and crew battle against all odds to make it through to their final curtain call, with hilarious consequences! Do you ever find out who murdered Charles Haversham? You’ll have to see for yourself!

Experience total mayhem and enjoy the perfect slice of escapist comedy, guaranteed to leave you aching with laughter.

***** 'I feared I was going to hyperventilate' (Daily Mail)

**** 'A joyous show builds to a delirious climax' (Financial Times)

**** 'Exquisitely choreographed mayhem' (Independent)

'Brilliant! Just brilliant! I haven't laughed so hard for aaaaaages' (Ant & Dec)

'I actually peed my pants...' (Cate Blanchett)

Important Information

Booking Period: Until 4 May 2025

Performance Times: Tuesday to Saturday 7.30pm, Sunday 7pm; matinees Saturday 2.30pm, Sunday 3pm.

Running Time: 2 hours (including interval).

Age Restriction: Over 8 years old

Access Performances: BSL – 29 September 2024 3pm, Audio Described - 6 October 3:00pm 2024, Captioned – 11 October 2024 7.30pm, Relaxed Performance - 19 May 3pm. To book access seating please contact Nimax, by calling 0330 333 4815 or emailing

Venue: The Duchess Theatre, Catherine Street, London WC2B 5LA

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