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The Play That Goes Wrong Theater Show in London
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The Play That Goes Wrong Theater Show in London
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All reviews funniest play slapstick comedy monty python comic timing side splitting fawlty towers dress circle belly laughs fantastic play peter pan west end show starts plenty of leg room second half front row covent garden great night
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

We loved the play, had a great view from the Stalls, although it would be good to have more leg room. However, our experience with the box office was not positive. We had booked a special package & I needed to know how to access...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Konie
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Small and personal theatre. Great views from the stalls . We saw a comedy which was hilarious . Great night out

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Tring4
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Never laughed so hard. This slap-stick comedy kept me in stitches from start to finish. It's so well done and the acting is superb. Highly recommend this to anyone who enjoys good old fashioned slap-stick. Lots of cool places to have dinner before the show...all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kay B
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

My birthday treat tonight. We walked out at the interval. Wish we could have left after 5 minutes. The Mousetrap was bad but this was dreadful. I thought it might be bad when they did some stupid bits with the audience before it started. Didn't...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank debbieroberts43
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Wasn't sure what to expect but really enjoyed this show. It is a slapstick show and it is very well done. The set management was really very good - things stayed on the wall until they weren't supposed it at exactly the right time and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tony B
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

I haven’t been to the theatre in London for a while but was surprised at the security checks going into it. More so the haphazard nature of them, if you had a small handbag go one way if you have a large bag go another....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

I have never reviewed anything like this before, but my experience compels me to do so. I truly can find nothing to commend this dire show whatsoever, except perhaps to a school group of 6 year-olds. My girlfriend and I kept exchanging glances every so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank Vincent C
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Hilarious show. We didn’t stop laughing and the preview of the forthcoming show ‘Magic Goes Wrong’ also looks very funny. Our 10 year old really enjoyed it but was possibly still a little young to fully appreciate the humour.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve D
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Loved The Play that Gies Wrong very funny and brilliant acting. However we were in the circle and the smell of old carpets and dust made me sneeze all evening. Especially bad on the stairs to the ladies toilets. Probably needs a good vacuum at...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SueSpongeBob
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Heard number of good reviews and lots of advertising... finally decided to go. It is probably funny for 5 mins, but after... I genuinely tried to understand why it is supposed to be comedy. This silly ‘cannot even call it humour’ actions been really disappointing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Wander63003012611
31 December 2018|
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Response from K254CFtimp | Reviewed this property |
If it was ‘the play that goes wrong’ I doubt it as the title does warn you...😳
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Beththeyoung
7 January 2018|
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Response from Fossicker66 | Reviewed this property |
There is a searchline outside the theatre before the show, which can cause a hold-up, so arrive early.
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Sarah O
20 January 2017|
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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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