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Photos: Check Out New Production Images of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG PhotoPhotos: Check Out New Production Images of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG
by Chloe Rabinowitz - November 30, 2021

The Play That Goes Wrong recently celebrated its 7th birthday and is currently booking until Sunday 30 October 2022. In August 2021 the production became the longest ever running play at The Duchess Theatre and has now played over 2500 performances.
Photos: First Look at the New Cast of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG PhotoPhotos: First Look at the New Cast of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG
by Nicole Rosky - November 10, 2021

The Play That Goes Wrong is officially back in performances off Broadway at New World Stages. We've got your first look at the cast in action!
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG to Celebrate 1,234 Performances in New York This Friday PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG to Celebrate 1,234 Performances in New York This Friday
by Chloe Rabinowitz - October 25, 2021

The Play That Goes Wrong will celebrate its 1,234th Performance in New York on the Tony Award-winning set this Friday, October 29th at 8:00PM at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street). At the time of performance, The Play That Goes Wrong will have played 27 previews and 745 performances on Broadway and 9 previews and 453 performances Off-Broadway.
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Announces New Casting PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Announces New Casting
by Stephi Wild - October 15, 2021

The Play That Goes Wrong, the Olivier Award-winning box office hit, today announces that a new-ish cast of some of the world's unluckiest actors will be at the Duchess Theatre from November 2021.
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Announces Cast for New York Return PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Announces Cast for New York Return
by Chloe Rabinowitz - October 14, 2021

The producers of the international hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong have announced the cast for the New York production, which will resume performances on the Tony Award winning set at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street) on Friday, October 15, 2021.
BWW Review: GROAN UPS, King's Theatre PhotoBWW Review: GROAN UPS, King's Theatre
by Fiona Scott - September 29, 2021

​Are we really that different from who we were at school? Mischief Theatre’s Groan Ups takes a light-hearted look at this question. This comedy, a diversion from Mischief’s usual “goes wrong” flavour of plays, tugs at the heartstrings but still leaves you in stitches.
VIDEO: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Celebrates Its 7th Birthday and Extends Until October PhotoVIDEO: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Celebrates Its 7th Birthday and Extends Until October 2022
by Stephi Wild - September 14, 2021

The Play That Goes Wrong, the Olivier Award-winning box office hit, today celebrates its 7th Birthday in the West End. To celebrate, Mischief has announced a new booking period for The Play That Goes Wrong, with tickets now on sale until Sunday 30 October 2022.
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Licensing Rights Acquired by Broadway Licensing for its Dram PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Licensing Rights Acquired by Broadway Licensing for its Dramatists Play Service Division
by Chloe Rabinowitz - August 25, 2021

The Broadway hit play “The Play That Goes Wrong” by Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer & Henry Shields has been acquired for licensing by Broadway Licensing for their DPS division. The Acting Edition, the only script approved for licensing, of “The Play That Goes Wrong” is also now available. 
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG to Return to New World Stages on October 15 PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG to Return to New World Stages on October 15
by Chloe Rabinowitz - June 3, 2021

The producers of the international hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong have announced that the New York production will resume performances on the Tony Award winning set at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street) on October 15, 2021.
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Returns to the West End on 18 June PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Returns to the West End on 18 June
by Stephi Wild - March 15, 2021

The Play That Goes Wrong is returning to the West End on 18 June 2021 at the Duchess Theatre in London.
BWW TV: Mischief Theatre Chat Mischief Movie Night In PhotoBWW TV: Mischief Theatre Chat Mischief Movie Night In
by BroadwayWorld TV - December 23, 2020

Mischief's Jonathan Sayer (Company Director) and Henry Lewis (Artistic Director) chat to Tom Hayden Millward (@WestEndReporter) about Mischief Movie Night In. Stick around until the end of the interview and you'll be treated to our very own production of The Zoom Call That Goes Wrong!
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Will Return to the West End in November PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Will Return to the West End in November
by Stephi Wild - September 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.
BWW Review: So Wrong, It's Right in THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG at Clowes Memorial Hall PhotoBWW Review: So Wrong, It's Right in THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG at Clowes Memorial Hall
by The Marriage Matinee - February 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.
BWW Interview: Hilarity Awaits You in THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG PhotoBWW Interview: Hilarity Awaits You in THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG
by The Marriage Matinee - February 23, 2020

We were lucky enough to get to speak with Chris French who plays Jonathan Harris in THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG opening at Clowes Memorial Hall February 25th. He had plenty to say about what makes this show something special and why it's a fun departure from the musicals most patrons are used to from Broadway Across America.
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Announces New Booking Period in the West End PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Announces New Booking Period in the West End
by Stephi Wild - February 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.
Photo Flash: Check Out New Production Images From THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG PhotoPhoto Flash: Check Out New Production Images From THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG
by Chloe Rabinowitz - February 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!
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG to Wreak Havoc in Wilmington PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG to Wreak Havoc in Wilmington
by Chloe Rabinowitz - February 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.
BWW Interview: Bryony Corrigan Chats MAGIC GOES WRONG at the Vaudeville Theatre PhotoBWW Interview: Bryony Corrigan Chats MAGIC GOES WRONG at the Vaudeville Theatre
by Fiona Scott - February 12, 2020

Bryony Corrigan is part of Mischief Theatre and has been seen both on stage in The Play That Goes Wrong and Groan Ups, and also recently on our TV screens in The Goes Wrong Show on BBC1. She spoke to BroadwayWorld about her career and her current role in Magic Goes Wrong at the Vaudeville Theatre.
The National Tour of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG is Coming to the Harris Center PhotoThe National Tour of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG is Coming to the Harris Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - January 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. 
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Announces New Block of Tickets Due to Popular Demand PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Announces New Block of Tickets Due to Popular Demand
by Chloe Rabinowitz - December 16, 2019

The producers of the hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong, have announced that due to popular demand tickets are now on sale through November 22, 2020. The production has played more than 1,075 performance in New York as of Sunday, December 15th including 342 performances at New World Stages.
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Brings Broadway Laughs to Boise PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Brings Broadway Laughs to Boise
by Chloe Rabinowitz - December 9, 2019

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, the hilarious Tony Award-winning hit Broadway comedy, will make its Boise debut at the Morrison Center, January 31-February 2, 2020. Tickets go on sale Friday, December 13, 2019 at 10:00 AM.
BWW Review: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Also Goes Long, but with Laughs and Gasps at Dr. PhotoBWW Review: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Also Goes Long, but with Laughs and Gasps at Dr. Phillips Center
by Aaron Wallace - December 9, 2019

...but it's the humanity underpinning the comedy that really surprised me. The a?oestudentsa?? are so earnest in their efforts. It's their Muppet-ish instinct to make the best of a bad mistake under a spotlight that makes the show so relatable. Aren't we all just trying to do our best as the set pieces of our lives malfunction all around us?
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG is Heading to Milwaukee PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG is Heading to Milwaukee
by Chloe Rabinowitz - December 6, 2019

The Play That Goes Wrong, the hilarious Tony Award-winning hit Broadway comedy, will make its Milwaukee debut at the Marcus Performing Arts Center on March 17-22, 2020 as part of the Johnson Financial Group Broadway at the Marcus Center and Broadway Across America-Milwaukee series. Tickets go on sale on Friday, December 13 at 10:00 am and can be purchased in person at 929 North Water Street, Downtown Milwaukee, by phone at 414-273-7206, or online at MarcusCenter.org or Ticketmaster.com. Groups of 10 or more SAVE! and should call Group Sales at 414-273-7121 x210 or x213.
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Will Make its Memphis Debut PhotoTHE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Will Make its Memphis Debut
by Chloe Rabinowitz - November 12, 2019

The Play That Goes Wrong, the hilarious Tony Award-winning hit Broadway comedy, will make its Memphis debut at the Orpheum Theatre February 5-9, 2020. Tickets go on sale Friday, November 15 at 10am and will be available for purchase online at the official Orpheum Theatre website, orpheum-memphis.com, the Orpheum Box Office (901.525.3000), and Ticketmaster. Group orders of 10 or more may be placed by calling 901.529.4226. The Orpheum's 2019-2020 Broadway Season is sponsored by Memphis Area Honda Dealers and SunTrust Private Wealth Management.
BWW Interview: Nancy Zamit Talks GROAN UPS at the Vaudeville Theatre PhotoBWW Interview: Nancy Zamit Talks GROAN UPS at the Vaudeville Theatre
by Fiona Scott - September 29, 2019

Nancy Zamit is a member of Mischief Theatre, known for their haphazard and hilarious productions such as The Play That Goes Wrong and The Comedy About A Bank Robbery. She spoke to BroadwayWorld about Groan Ups, the first of three new shows from the company playing at the Vaudeville Theatre.

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