The Play That Goes Wrong


Now blundering through its sixth catastrophic year, THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG is guaranteed to leave you aching with laughter at London’s Duchess Theatre,!

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 as the ‘funniest show we’ve seen! If you can get a ticket go’, what are you waiting for?

2015 Olivier Award Winner for Best New Comedy from Mischief Theatre Company, the creators of The Comedy About A Bank Robbery and Peter Pan Goes Wrong.

Book THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG theatre tickets with LOVEtheatre today!

*Please note: Recommended age 8+

Booking Period

From 18 Jun 2021 - 30 Jan 2022

Weekly Performances

Sunday 3:00PM, 7:30PM
Tuesday 7:30PM
Wednesday 7:30PM
Thursday 7:30PM
Friday 7:30PM
Saturday 2:30PM, 7:30PM

For group bookings of 10 or more:
Submit a request online

Or call 0207 206 1174

Venue Information

Duchess Theatre

3-5 Catherine St, Covent Garden, London WC2B 5LA

Get Directions

Nearest Tube/Rail Station

Covent Garden or Charing Cross


6, 11, 13, 15, 23

Nearest Car Parks

Drury Lane

In the Press

Daily Mail

'I feared I was going to hyperventilate'

Financial Times

'A joyous show builds to a delirious climax'


'Exquisitely choreographed mayhem'


'A triumph of split second timing'

Sunday Telegraph

'A great-looking, brilliantly performed piece'

The Stage

'Gloriously preposterous'

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