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Criterion Theatre (London, )
Piccadilly Circus
London,

Schedule

Running Time: 2 hours and 15 minutes

Tuesday: 7:30pm
Wednesday: 7:30om
Thursday: 7:30pm
Fridays: 7:30pm
Saturday: 2:30pm and 7:30pm
Sunday: 3:00pm and 7:00pm

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One enormous diamond

Six incompetent crooks

And a snoozing security guard

What could possibly go right?



THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY Celebrates 1,000 West End PerformancesTHE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY Celebrates 1,000 West End Performances
by BWW News Desk - September 3, 2018

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THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY Announces New Cast For Its First UK TourTHE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY Announces New Cast For Its First UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - July 16, 2018

Mischief Theatre's Olivier Award nominated West End smash hit The Comedy About a Bank Robbery today announces the full cast for its 2018/19 UK tour. The touring cast presents: Sean Carey as 'Sam Monaghan', David Coomber as 'Neil Cooper', Julia Frith as 'Caprice Freeboys', George Hannigan as 'Everyone Else', Liam Jeavons as 'Mitch Ruscitti', Damian Lynch as 'Robin Freeboys', Killian Macardle as 'Officer Randal Shuck', Yolanda Ovide as 'Ruth Monaghan', and Jon Trenchard as 'Warren Slax'. With Understudies: Charlotte Duffy, Tom Hopcroft, Ashley Tucker, Ross Virgo and Eddy Westbury. (more...)

BWW Interview: Chris Leask Talks THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERYBWW Interview: Chris Leask Talks THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY
by Cindy Marcolina - April 26, 2018

Chris Leask has reprised the role of Everybody Else in The Comedy About a Bank Robbery. We met up at the Criterion Theatre and a hilarious interview ensued. (more...)

BWW Review: THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY, Criterion TheatreBWW Review: THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY, Criterion Theatre
by Cindy Marcolina - April 13, 2018

The Comedy About a Bank Robbery celebrate their second birthday amidst a tsunami of laughter. The new cast members shine while the veterans have the comedy locked down to perfection. 'Everyone is a crook' in Minneapolis in the late 50s, so when City Bank is entrusted with protecting a diamond worth half a million dollars, escaped convict Mitch Ruscitti sets off to steal it. Love triangles, mistaken identities, and various unfortunate gimmicks lead the characters on a laugh-out-loud adventure. (more...)

THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY Extends To 7 April 2019THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY Extends To 7 April 2019
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2018

As the West End smash hit comedy celebrates its second birthday in the West End today, the critically acclaimed and Olivier Award-nominated The Comedy About a Bank Robbery extends its run until 7 April 2019. Tickets for the new booking period are now on sale. (more...)

THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY Extends Through 2018; New Cast AnnouncedTHE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY Extends Through 2018; New Cast Announced
by BWW News Desk - November 6, 2017

The critically acclaimed and Olivier Award-nominated The Comedy About a Bank Robbery today announces a further extension until November 2018 as new faces - some fresh, some familiar - join the company. (more...)

Backstage Sneak Peek At THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERYBackstage Sneak Peek At THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2017

The hilarious cast and crew of West End favourite The Comedy About a Bank Robbery stole BroadwayWorld UK's Instagram on Friday. Check out exclusive backstage sneak peeks here, from rope rehearsal to feathered co-stars! (more...)

THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY Extends Booking Until April 2018THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY Extends Booking Until April 2018
by BWW News Desk - March 31, 2017

Due to continued high demand, the critically acclaimed and Olivier Award nominated The Comedy About a Bank Robbery marks its first birthday in the West End by announcing a further extension until 1 April 2018. (more...)

BWW Interview: Actor Steffan Lloyd-Evans On THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERYBWW Interview: Actor Steffan Lloyd-Evans On THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY
by Marianka Swain - February 7, 2017

Steffan Lloyd-Evans's work includes Into The Woods at Menier Chocolate Factory, The 306: Dawn at the National Theatre of Scotland, Beyond the Fence at the Arts Theatre, and the UK tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. He's currently starring in Mischief Theatre's latest West End hit The Comedy About a Bank Robbery. (more...)

Photo Flash: THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY Cast Tackles The Million Pound HeistPhoto Flash: THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY Cast Tackles The Million Pound Heist
by Marianka Swain - October 28, 2016

This week, the cast of West End hit The Comedy About a Bank Robbery - which recently announced a booking extension until October 2017 - tackled new interactive game The Million Pound Heist. The Enigma Quests 'escape room' game challenges teams of players to break into the safehouse of London's most notorious criminal gang, analyse highly confidential information, navigate security and try to enter the vault. See cast members Gareth tempest, Dave Hearn, Greg Tannahill, Henry Shields and Ellie Morris in action below, photographed by Ana Maria Wiggins and Adam Bennett. (more...)