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Bio:
Jonathan is an Olivier Award-winning writer and the company director of Mischief Theatre working as a writer, actor and producer. Training: LAMDA. Theatre includes: The Comedy About A Bank Robbery (Criterion Theatre), The Play That Goes Wrong (West End, UK and International Tour - writer/actor, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jonathan is an Olivier Award-winning writer and the company director of Mischief Theatre working as a writer, actor and producer. Training: LAMDA. Theatre includes: The Comedy About A Bank Robbery (Criterion Theatre), The Play That Goes Wrong (West End, UK and International Tour - writer/actor, ... (read complete bio)
MAGIC GOES WRONG Returns To The West End For Limited Run Photo MAGIC GOES WRONG Returns To The West End For Limited Run
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2020

Magic Goes Wrong, the box office hit created by Mischief Theatre with Las Vegas legends Penn & Teller, will return for a magical eight week run at the Vaudeville Theatre, from 10 December 2020 through to 31 January 2021.

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Will Return to the West End in November Photo THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Will Return to the West End in November
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2020

The Play That Goes Wrong, the Olivier Award-winning box office hit, has announced that it will return to the Duchess Theatre, its home for the last six years, from 19 November 2020.

THE GOES WRONG SHOW is Now Available in Australia on Amazon Prime Video Photo THE GOES WRONG SHOW is Now Available in Australia on Amazon Prime Video
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2020

All six episodes from Mischief's BBC One hit comedy series The Goes Wrong Show are now available for streaming in Australia on Amazon Prime Video.  Inspired by Mischief's award-winning Broadway and West End stage production, The Play That Goes Wrong, The Goes Wrong Show television series debuted in the UK to widespread acclaim and recently received a 2020 TV Choice Award nomination for Best Comedy.

Mischief Returns This Summer With Their Improv Show MISCHIEF MOVIE NIGHT Photo Mischief Returns This Summer With Their Improv Show MISCHIEF MOVIE NIGHT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2020

 Mischief, the award-winning company behind The Play That Goes Wrong, Magic Goes Wrong and The Comedy About A Bank Robbery, today announce the return of Mischief Movie Night, the improvised movie live on stage. 

BWW Feature: 13 Unmissable Theatre Podcasts Photo BWW Feature: 13 Unmissable Theatre Podcasts
by Eleni Cashell - Jul 6, 2020

If you're looking to digest more theatre, why not check out some of these stagey podcasts!

THE ONE-ACT PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Released for College and High School Licensing by Dr Photo THE ONE-ACT PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Released for College and High School Licensing by Dramatists Play Service
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2020

The One-Act Play That Goes Wrong is now available for college and high school licensing from Dramatists Play Service.

VIDEO: MAGIC GOES WRONG's Bryony Corrigan and Nancy Zamit Go Backstage and Answer Que Photo VIDEO: MAGIC GOES WRONG's Bryony Corrigan and Nancy Zamit Go Backstage and Answer Questions
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2020

In a new video from OfficialLondonTheatre, Bryony Corrigan and Nancy Zamit from Magic Goes Wrong, give a tour backstage of the Vaudeville Theatre, while answering questions about the show!

State Theatre New Jersey Presents THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Photo State Theatre New Jersey Presents THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2020

State Theatre New Jersey presents the hilarious Tony Award-winning hit Broadway comedy The Play That Goes Wrong for four performances on Thursday, April 2 at 8pm; Friday, April 3 at 8pm; and Saturday, April 4 at 2pm and 8pm. Tickets range from $40-$98.

BWW Review: So Wrong, It's Right in THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG at Clowes Memorial Hall Photo BWW Review: So Wrong, It's Right in THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG at Clowes Memorial Hall
by The Marriage Matinee - Feb 27, 2020

The premise is simple: a theatrical group who comes together in the hopes of producing their first a?oeprofessionala?? performance, a dramatic murder mystery. The action of it is far from simple as everyone's best intentions turns into everyone's worst nightmares. THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG is burgeoning with classic physical humor and over-the-top personalities that will consume your attention from start to finish.

Inaugural LAMDA MISHMASH FESTIVAL Announced Photo Inaugural LAMDA MISHMASH FESTIVAL Announced
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2020

LAMDA (London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art)has announced the inaugural LAMDA MishMash Festival, which will celebrate and showcase the self-created work of the drama school's alumni. Running from Friday 24 to Sunday 26 April at LAMDA's west London campus, the festival will mark the first public performances for the majority of pieces being staged.

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Announces New Booking Period in the West End Photo THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Announces New Booking Period in the West End
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2020

The Play That Goes Wrong, the Olivier Award-winning box office hit, are today amazingly announcing a new booking period with tickets going on sale until 2 May 2021.

THE GOES WRONG SHOW Renewed for Season Two Photo THE GOES WRONG SHOW Renewed for Season Two
by TV News Desk - Feb 14, 2020

Deadline reports that BBC's series 'The Goes Wrong Show' has been renewed for season two.

Photo Flash: Check Out New Production Images From THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Photo Photo Flash: Check Out New Production Images From THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2020

Check out new cast production photos for The Play That Goes Wrong by Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer, and Henry Shields, directed by Matt DiCarlo!

Special Recognition Award Recipients Announced For Olivier Awards 2020 Photo Special Recognition Award Recipients Announced For Olivier Awards 2020
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2020

Ahead of the Olivier Awards 2020 with Mastercard, five individuals have been announced as this year's winners of Special Recognition Awards, honouring their outstanding contributions to the theatre industry.

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG to Wreak Havoc in Wilmington Photo THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG to Wreak Havoc in Wilmington
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2020

The Play That Goes Wrong will make its Wilmington debut at The Playhouse on Rodney Square for six performances, March 12-15, 2020. To purchase tickets, visit BroadwayInWilmington.org, call 302.888.0200 or visit The Playhouse box office located within the historic Dupont Building at 1007 N. Market Street, Wilmington. Ticket prices start at $40.

MAGIC GOES WRONG At The Vaudeville Theatre Announces New Cast Photo MAGIC GOES WRONG At The Vaudeville Theatre Announces New Cast
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2020

Magic Goes Wrong, the box office hit created by Mischief Theatre with magic legends Penn & Teller, today announces a magical cast transformation at the Vaudeville Theatre, from March 2020.

PETER PAN GOES WRONG Flies Into Coventry Photo PETER PAN GOES WRONG Flies Into Coventry
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2020

Following the incredible success of The Play That Goes Wrong and The Comedy About a Bank Robbery, multi-award winners Mischief Theatre are back at the Belgrade this February with another side-splitting stage show where everything that can goes wrong, does.

MAGIC GOES WRONG Extends Until August 2020 Photo MAGIC GOES WRONG Extends Until August 2020
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2020

Mischief Theatre, the Olivier award-winning company behind The Play That Goes Wrong, has announced a new booking period for Magic Goes Wrong, with tickets now on sale until 30th August 2020. Created with magic legends Penn & Teller, this is the second production as part of Mischief Theatre's residency at the Vaudeville Theatre.

The Hilarious Tony-Winning Comedy THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Spoofs The Wacky World Of  Photo The Hilarious Tony-Winning Comedy THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Spoofs The Wacky World Of Thespians At The McCallum
by David Green - Jan 16, 2020

 The Play That Goes Wrong, the hilarious Tony Award-winning hit Broadway comedy, will make its McCallum Theatre debut at 8:00pm, Tuesday, Jan. 21; and 2 and 8pm, Wednesday, Jan. 22. The evening performance on Wednesday, Jan. 22, is made possible through the generosity of Henry and Carol Levy. Co-written by Mischief Theatre company members Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields, The Play That Goes Wrong is a riotous comedy about the theatre. The play introduces The 'Cornley University Drama Society,' which is attempting to put on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong a?? does, as the accident-prone thespians battle on against all odds to get to their final curtain call.

The National Tour of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG is Coming to the Harris Center Photo The National Tour of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG is Coming to the Harris Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2020

Welcome to opening night of The Murder at Haversham Manor where things are quickly going from bad to utterly disastrous. With an unconscious leading lady, a corpse that can't play dead, and actors who trip over everything (including their lines), the time will never be more right to see The Play That Goes Wrong. 

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