Mischief Theatre announces UK tours of 3 productions
The theatre company will launch tours of its productions of The Play That Goes Wrong, Magic Goes Wrong, and Groan Ups in July.
"Our priority over the past year has been to help kick start the industry in any way we can and we're delighted to be mounting three Mischief shows on tour, working together with the regional venues to welcome audiences back into theatres nationwide," producer Kenny Wax said in a statement. "We hope to provide much needed work to the many actors, stage managers, technicians and creatives."
The first UK tour of Magic Goes Wrong will start 16 July at Curve Leicester and then will have stops at The Lowry in Salford, Eastbourne Congress Theatre, Cambridge Arts Theatre, Newcastle Theatre Royal, Leeds Grand, Southampton Mayflower, and Bath Theatre Royal. Created by Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields with Penn and Teller, the production is also scheduled to start performances again in the West End at the Vaudeville Theatre in October.
The fourth UK tour of The Play That Goes Wrong will begin at the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury on 13 July before going on to Cheltenham Everyman, Bath Theatre Royal, The Lowry in Salford, Nottingham Theatre Royal, Eastbourne Congress Theatre, and King's Theatre in Edinburgh. The play is also scheduled to start performances at the Duchess Theatre in the West End from 18 June.
Finally, the UK tour of Groan Ups will start performances on 12 August at Theatre Royal Bath, before making stops at Lowry in Salford, Chester Storyhouse, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud, King's Theatre in Edinburgh Kings, Cheltenham Everyman, Cardiff New Theatre, Cambridge Arts Theatre, Wolverhampton Grand, Norwich Theatre Royal, Southampton Mayflower and Aylesbury Waterside.