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Chaos Unleashed with New West End Cast for The Play That Goes Wrong

The Play That Goes Wrong, the Olivier and Tony Award-winning smash hit, which this year celebrates its 10 year anniversary in the West End, announces a brand new cast at the Duchess Theatre in London, and a new booking period until Sunday 4 May 2025.

The new cast, many of whom are making their West End debuts, are:  Jordan Akkaya as Trevor, Daniel Anthony as Dennis, Joe Bolland as Jonathan, Daniel Fraser as Chris, Billie Hamer as Annie, Owen Jenkins as Robert, Jay Olpin as Max and Hannah Sinclair Robinson as Sandra.  The understudies are:  Alex BirdMunashe ChirisaColm GleesonDumile Sibanda and Alice Stokoe.  Their first performance is on Tuesday 9 April 2024.

The Play That Goes Wrong opened at the Duchess Theatre in September 2014, and this year celebrates its 10th year in the West End.  The production shows no signs of slowing down since its first performance at The Old Red Lion with only four paying customers.   Its achievements to date include:

  • Whatsonstage Award for Best New Comedy in 2014
  • Olivier Award for Best New Comedy in 2015
  • Tony Award for the Broadway Transfer
  • Performing to over 3.5 million people round the world in every continent except Antarctica.

The Play That Goes Wrong is co-written by Mischief company members Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields and is directed by Mark Bell, with set designs by Nigel Hook, costumes by Roberto Surace, lighting by Ric Mountjoy, original music by Rob Falconer, sound design by Andy Johnson, the associate director is Amy Milburn  and the assistant director is Anna Marshall. The Play That Goes Wrong is produced in the West End by Kenny Wax Ltd and Stage Presence Ltd.

Further information about Mischief’s The Play that Goes Wrong in the West and 10thanniversary celebrations will be announced in due course.

The Play That Goes Wrong poster on Screen One

Kenny Wax and Stage Presence

present the Mischief production

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG
 

Duchess Theatre

3-5 Catherine Street

London

WC2B 5LA

Box Office:

www.theplaythatgoeswrong.com

Telephone 0330 333 4810

Booking until Sunday 4 May 2025

Performance Times

Evenings:  Tuesday – Saturday at 7.30pm

Matinees: Saturday: 2.30pm

Sunday: 3pm & 7pm

Extra Matinee on Thursday 4 July at 2pm

Tickets

From £22

All tickets include a £1.25 Theatre Restoration Levy.

Discounts available for groups 10+, contact Nimax Groups.

Age Recommendation:

8+

Please note children under 15 years of age must be accompanied by an adult over 18 years of age.

Access Performances:

  • BSL Interpreted performance on Friday 1 March 2024
  • Audio-Described performance on Friday 8 March 2024
  • Captioned performance on Sunday 17 March 2024

Running Time:  2 hours (including interval)

Social Media:

Twitter:  @playgoeswrong

Facebook: The Play That Goes Wrong

Instagram: @playgoeswrong

Twitter:  @MischiefComedy

Instagram: @MischiefComedy

TikTok:  @MischiefComedy

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