The Play That Goes Wrong


The Play That Goes Wrong
The inept and accident prone Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society embark on bringing an ambitious 1920's murder mystery (Murder at Haversham Manor) to The Edinburgh Festival. Chris the arrogant head of the drama society has directed the piece and cast himself as the dynamic Inspector. Desperate wannabe actress Sandra and the genuinely doting Max struggle opposite each other as the romantic interest while hapless Dennis still can't pronounce 'facade'. An hour of hilarious disaster ensues; actors get knocked out, the play gets stuck on a loop and the set falls down before the final denouement. The production ends with an uproarious, totally improvised Q&A session with the cast, where the audience can put their own questions to the unfortunate troupe.
Approximate runtime 125minutes.
Age Advisory: 8+

Performers Jake Curran (Chris), Catherine Dryden (Annie), Bobby Hirston (Max), Benjamin McMahon (Dennis), Gabriel Paul (Trevor), Steven Rostance (Jonathan), Kazeem Tosin Amore (Robert), Elena Valentine (Sandra), David Kristopher-Brown (Understudy), Laura White (Understudy), Liam Horrigan (Understudy), Louisa Sexton (Understudy).
Author Henry Lewis. Author Jonathan Sayer. Author Henry Shields. Producer Kenny Wax Ltd. Producer Stage Presence Ltd. Company Mischief Theatre. Director Mark Bell. Design Nigel Hook. Lighting Ric Mountjoy. Costume Roberto Surace.

Tour details for The Play That Goes Wrong

Between 13th August 2018 and 29th September 2018 this tour will visit 6 venues in Malvern, Torquay, Brighton, Llandudno, Billingham and Southsea. This production has already been seen in 59 venues since 10th January 2017.

Dates for The Play That Goes Wrong (Play) tour

Currently showing
Mon, 13th August 2018 to Sat, 18th August 2018
  Malvern Theatres, Malvern»

Mon, 20th August 2018 to Sat, 25th August 2018
  Princess Theatre, Torquay» {1}

Mon, 27th August 2018 to Sat, 1st September 2018
  Theatre Royal, Brighton» {1}

Mon, 10th September 2018 to Sat, 15th September 2018
  Venue Cymru (formerly - North Wales Theatre), Llandudno»

Mon, 17th September 2018 to Sat, 22nd September 2018
  Forum Theatre, Billingham» {1}

Mon, 24th September 2018 to Sat, 29th September 2018
  Kings Theatre Portsmouth, Southsea» {1}
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