The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

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Mischief Theatre’s smash-and-grab hit The Comedy About A Bank Robbery is a fast, fabulous comedy caper and the funniest show in the West End!

Summer 1958. Minneapolis City Bank has been entrusted with a priceless diamond. An escaped convict is dead set on pocketing the gem with the help of his screwball sidekick, trickster girlfriend… and the maintenance man. With mistaken identities, love triangles and hidden agendas, even the most reputable can’t be trusted. In a town where everyone’s a crook, who will end up bagging the jewel?

Book now for this dynamite comedy. It would be criminal to miss it!

★★★★★ "This is the funniest show in the West End" The Telegraph

★★★★★ "A fast and fabulous comedy caper is a joyful night out" The Times

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery running time: 
2 hours 20 minutes (One interval)
2 videos 24 images
Suitable for 11+ 
Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields,
Mischief Theatre Company
Mark Bell
David Farley
Roberto Surace
Cast list:
Henry Shields, Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer, Nancy Zamit, Dave Hearn, Charlie Russell, Greg Tannahill, Jeremy Lloyd, Chris Leask

Criterion Theatre

Piccadilly Circus, London, SW1Y 4XA
Nearest tube:
Piccadilly Circus

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery Customer reviews

Our The Comedy About A Bank Robbery 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 Peter Pan Goes Wrong, which ran at the Apollo last Christmas, was also Olivier... Read more

Latest The Comedy About A Bank Robbery News & Features

The Comedy About a Bank Robbery
The Comedy About A Bank Robbery extends in the West End with a new cast
Monday, November 6, 2017

Mischief Theatre’s The Comedy About A Bank Robbery has extended at the Criterion Theatre in the West End until November 2018, and has also confirmed a new cast for its run.  Set in Minneapolis in 1958, the play is about an escaped convict who is set on stealing a priceless diamond from the city bank. Having opened at the Criterion in May 2016, the play is now booking at the theatre until 4th November 2018. 

Interview with The Comedy About a Bank Robbery's Hannah Boyce
Monday, July 31, 2017

Currently running at the Criterion Theatre, The Comedy About a Bank Robbery is Mischief Theatre's wacky play about, well, you can probably tell what it's about. The production recently announced it would be extending in the West End until April 2018 (April Fool’s day, no less), so we caught up with one of the show's cast to find out what it's like to be in the show. 

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