Magic Goes Wrong
Magic Goes Wrong
Magic Goes Wrong
Magic Goes Wrong
Magic Goes Wrong

Magic Goes Wrong Tickets

Apollo Theatre, London
Magic Goes Wrong
Apollo Theatre, London
Back creating magic from October 2021
Our Review 4 / 5

Magic Goes Wrong reopens at the Apollo Theatre in October 2021. Magic Goes Wrong tickets in London are available on London Theatre now.

Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields of Mischief Theatre bring their new show Magic Goes Wrong to the London stage at the Apollo Theatre. It is the latest "Goes Wrong" comedy in the West End after Peter Pan Goes Wrong and The Play That Goes Wrong. The creators of these shows and The Comedy About A Bank Robbery have collaborated with collaborates with co-writers for the first time, in this case Penn and Teller, whose successful double act has become one of the world’s biggest magic acts, selling out venues in London and the US.

Magic Goes Wrong in London is directed by Adam Meggido. Magic Goes Wrong sees the original company returning to star in the show. Penn and Teller will not appear on stage. JJ Abrams is amongst the show’s West End producers. The Star Wars director is a self-confessed fan of Mischief, having produced the company’s Broadway transfer of The Play That Goes Wrong.

Magic Goes Wrong initially began previews on 14 Dec. 2019, with an official opening night on 8 Jan. 2020.

Tickets to Magic Goes Wrong are available now. Book Magic Goes Wrong tickets on London Theatre today.

Previews from |
21st October 2021
Opening date |
21st October 2021
Booking from |
21st October 2021
Available until |
27th February 2022
Closes |
27th February 2022
Run time |
2 hours 10 minutes
Categories |
Suitable for ages 12+
Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer, Henry Shields, Penn & Teller
JJ Abrams
Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer, Henry Shields
David Howe
Paul Groothuis
Will Bowen
Ali James
Roberto Surace
Cast list:
Nancy Zamit, Henry Lewis, Shane David Joseph, Louise Beresford, Sydney K Smith, Genevieve Nicole, Kazeem Tosin Amore, Scott Hunter, Jane Milligan, Tom Wainwright, Christian James and Steph de Whalley.
Other info:
Magic Consultant: Ben Hart

Apollo Theatre Venue Information

Apollo Theatre, 31 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 7ES
Nearest tube:
Piccadilly Circus

Customer reviews

Our Review of Magic Goes Wrong


The set for the original fringe production of The Play That Goes Wrong that opened at the Old Red Lion Theatre in 2012 cost just £300.  In true fringe fashion, the cast had built it themselves. Read more

Latest Magic Goes Wrong News & Features

‘Magic Goes Wrong’ announces West End casting, ahead of moving to Apollo Theatre
Tuesday, 21 September, 2021, 16:31
Ahead of moving to the Apollo Theatre, the full cast for Magic Goes Wrong has been revealed. Magic Goes Wrong is now at the Apollo Theatre from 21 October, and Magic Goes Wrong tickets are on sale now. The full Magic Goes Wrong cast includes Nancy Zamit as Martina and Henry Lewis as the Mind Mangler, who reprise their original roles. The cast is completed by Shane David Joseph as Sophisticato, Louise Beresford as Peg, Sydney K Smith as Mickey, Genevieve Nicole as Eugenia...
Photo credit: Cast of Magic Goes Wrong (Photo by Robert Day)
‘Magic Goes Wrong’ conjures up new West End home at the Apollo Theatre
Friday, 16 July, 2021, 13:14
Magic Goes Wrong will now be reopening in London at a new theatre. Magic Goes Wrong is now resuming performances at the Apollo Theatre, instead of the Vaudeville Theatre. Magic Goes Wrong is at the Apollo Theatre from 21 October. Magic Goes Wrong sees a hapless gang of magicians and stuntmen try to impress crowds while raising money at a charity fundraiser. But, in true ‘Goes Wrong’ style, these accident-prone performance artists don’t make the tricks go right first time...
Photo credit: Cast of Magic Goes Wrong (Photo by Robert Day)
‘Magic Goes Wrong’ returns to the West End in December
Wednesday, 28 October, 2020, 12:58
UPDATE: Magic Goes Wrong has now been postponed at the Vaudeville Theatre. Instead, Mischief Movie Night will open at the Vaudeville Theatre in December 2020. Mischief Theatre’s The Play That Goes Wrong will be joined by their latest production in December, as Magic Goes Wrong reopens at the Vaudeville Theatre. The spellbinding comedy play will reopen in London for eight weeks from 10 December to 31 Jan. 2021. Magic Goes Wrong sees a company of...
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New cast to join Mischief Theatre’s Magic Goes Wrong at the Vaudeville Theatre
Friday, 07 February, 2020, 12:50
Following the news of Magic Goes Wrong’s extension at the Vaudeville Theatre, new casting for Mischief Theatre’s latest play has been announced. They’ll take over the roles from original Mischief Theatre company members who currently star in the show, with the play running to August 2020. The new Magic Goes Wrong cast transformation Laurence Pears will take over the role of Sophisticato from Mischief Theatre writer Henry Shields, with Pears joining the production from...
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Mischief Theatre announces details for Magic Goes Wrong at the Vaudeville Theatre
Thursday, 07 March, 2019
The second production to be performed as part of the Mischief Theatre’s year-long residency at the Vaudeville Theatre has been announced. Magic Goes Wrong will see the original Mischief Theatre company play a group of magicians, who are demonstrating their latest tricks at a charity event, with their fundraising target growing larger with each magical mishap. The upcoming play marks the first time Mischief Theatre has worked in conjunction with other writers, with...
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