Mischief Theatre’s hit The Play That Goes Wrong has announced it has extended its run in the West End. The play opened at the Duchess Theatre in September 2014 and, in celebration of the show’s 3rd birthday, has extended its booking period to 30th September 2018. The Play That Goes Wrong is about The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society who are in the midst of putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong, does.
The theatre loves nothing more than itself, especially when things aren't going to plan: this kind of self-sustaining narcissism has made hits of everything from The Producers and Spamalot to Michael Frayn's Noises Off. And in The Play That Goes Wrong, we're here to prick the pomposities and artifice of theatre yet again in a bustling portrait of an amateur dramatic company from Cornley... Read more