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Duchess Theatre

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Catherine Street, London WC2B 5LA, England
+44 844 482 9672
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The Play That Goes Wrong

We went to see The Play That Goes Wrong today at the Duchess theatre and we were in fits of... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Dodge1991
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Dorset, United Kingdom
The Play That Goes Wrong

The Duchess Theatre is, to say the least, a little cramped but this did not detract from the show... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Clivbat
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Catherine Street, London WC2B 5LA, England
Covent Garden
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

We went to see The Play That Goes Wrong today at the Duchess theatre and we were in fits of laughter the entire time. The show is just pure genius and so consistently funny. The theatre itself is quite intimate, we were sat in Box...More

2  Thank Dodge1991
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The Duchess Theatre is, to say the least, a little cramped but this did not detract from the show which we thoroughly enjoyed and was hilarious. Would recommend if you're in the mood for a giggle

Thank Clivbat
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We were looking for something a little different to watch on the west end. After a little research we thought this looked hilarious and worth a try. After a lovely lunch, we headed over and it was an afternoon of giggles and deeply a deeply...More

Thank Rainflake2000
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The play that went wrong is a slap stick extravaganza par excellence. It is staged in a classic theatre which unfortunately lacks air conditioning in an increasingly warmer London. Concessions are a little crowded at half time but everyone got served and made it to...More

Thank Yellodog117
Reviewed 20 July 2017

OK, so, I don't know if "sweated" is actually a word, but, after really pouring over what play to go see in the Theater District I think we chose the right one. "The Play That Goes Wrong" is hilarious. Think Marx Brothers & Monty Python....More

Thank TENNDAWG
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We went to watch "the play that goes wrong". A real laugh out loud comedy. The theatre is really quite intimate. No acoustic problems! Alcoholic and soft drinks and other refreshments are available. And well placed for the restaurants of Covent Garden. Can't ask for...More

Thank DAT64
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Travelled from the Lake District on Wednesday to see this play and it really is diabolical. Complete slapstick and not funny at all. The humour is completely obvious with the same slapstick being repeated over and over again. NOT FUNNY at all!!! Left at the...More

1  Thank hkin2015
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful cosy theatre to visit. Well worth going here. Small and extremely friendly. You have superb view of the stage no matter where you sit. Very comfortable seats. We saw the play that foes wrong, absolutely brilliant. Made even ore so by the...More

Thank dja050
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Lovely little theatre, great view from our seats, bar a little on the small side but drinks reasonably priced for a west end theatre . Sound quality very good and comfortable seating

Thank bruce f
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Went there at the beginning of June. The play was great we had a lovely time. Would see another play by the same group of actors definitely.

Thank eb402016
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Sarah O
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Response from countyroamer | Reviewed this property |
When I took my family to the Duchess we had seats in the Dress Circle. The theatre is quite small, and the view from there is excellent. Personally, if the theatre trip is a special treat, or there is some reason why you... More
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Response from alcollick | Reviewed this property |
We had front row dress circle brilliant!
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