The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery Tickets

Criterion Theatre
West End

One giant diamond.

Eight incompetent crooks.

And a security guard asleep on the job.

What could possibly go right?

Written by and starring the Mischief Theatre Company who brought you the 2015 Olivier award-winning Best New Comedy "The Play That Goes Wrong" and "Peter Pan Goes Wrong", book now, to be entertained by their unique brand of humour in this hilarious new show.

It would be criminal to miss it.


Book your The Comedy About A Bank Robbery tickets, playing at The Criterion Theatre today.

Age Restrictions: 
Suitable for 10+
Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields.
Kenny Wax Ltd and Stage Presence Ltd present a Mischief Theatre
Mark Bell and members of the Mischief Theatre Company
David Farley
Roberto Surace
Cast list: 
Dave Hearn (Sam), Henry Lewis (Mr Freeboys), Jeremy Lloyd (Randall), Charlie Russell (Caprice), Jonanthan Sayer (Warren), Henry Shields (Mitch), Greg Tannahill (Cooper), Nancy Wallinger (Ruth), Chris Leask ('everyone else')
The Comedy About A Bank Robbery Schedule
Previews from: 
Thursday, 31 March, 2016
Opening date: 
Thursday, 21 April, 2016
Available from: 
Friday, 30 September, 2016
Booking to: 
Sunday, 23 April, 2017
Piccadilly Circus, London, SW1Y 4XA
Nearest tube:
Piccadilly Circus

Latest The Comedy About A Bank Robbery News & Features

Thursday, April 28, 2016
The Comedy About a Bank Robbery extends to 2017

Mischief Theatre Company's latest West End hit The Comedy About a Bank Robbery has extended its booking period at the Criterion Theatre to 23 April 2017.

Thursday, April 21, 2016
West End interview: The Comedy About a Bank Robbery Cast

Mischief Theatre return to the West End this week as their new play The Comedy about a Bank Robbery officially opens at the Criterion Theatre. We caught up with performers and writers Henry Shields, Henry Lewis and Jonathan Sayer as they prepared to move into the theatre to begin technical rehearsals.

Thursday, March 31, 2016
West End interview: Charlie Russell - The Comedy About a Bank Robbery

Mischief Theatre are currently preparing for their third West End production in three years, as rehearsals for their new comedy The Comedy about a Bank Robbery come to an end and preview performances begin at the Criterion Theatre.

Our Review

The appropriately named Mischief Theatre have been making merry mischief with the West End since 2014 when their fringe-born hit The Play That Goes Wrong transferred to the Duchess, which went on to win last year's Olivier Award for best comedy and is still running, and is now Broadway-bound. Their second show... Read more

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