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The Play That Goes Wrong

The Play That Goes Wrong

2017 Broadway World Winner for Best New Play

2017 Broadway.com Winner Favourite New Play

2015 Olivier Award Winner for Best New Comedy

2015 BroadwayWorld UK Winner for Best New Play

2014 WhatsOnStage Award Winner for Best New Comedy

The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong... does! The accident-prone thespians battle against all odds to make it through to their final curtain call, with hilarious consequences! 

Booking from: Wednesday, 21st February 2018
Booking until: Sunday, 30th September 2018
Running time: 2 More Info
Adam Kay - This is Going to Hurt (Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor)

Adam Kay - This is Going to Hurt (Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor)

Award-winning comedian Adam Kay shares entries from his diaries as a junior doctor in this “electrifying” (Guardian) evening of stand-up and music. Absolute sell-out Edinburgh Fringe 2016 & 2017 and Soho Theatre 2017. The accompanying book, ‘This is Going to Hurt’ is a Sunday Times bestseller – and copies will be available to purchase and for signature after the performance.

Booking from: Monday, 23rd April 2018
Booking until: Monday, 23rd April 2018
Running time: 70 More Info

Duchess Theatre Seating Plan

Duchess Theatre

Duchess Theatre on the Map

How to get there: (5mins) Go right on Long Acre; turn right into Bow Street and after 100 metres turn left (Russell Street) then immediately right onto Catherine Street, where the theatre is located 100 metres down.

3-5 Catherine Street

Buses: 1, 4, 6, 11, 13, 15, 23, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77A, 91, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176, 188, 243, 341

Nearest Underground: Covent Garden
Nearest Train: Charing Cross

Designed by Ewen Barr.

First opened on 25th November 1929 with a war play "Tunnel Trench". The Duchess has a record for one of the shortest runs in theatrical history the play called "The Intimate Revue" ran for one night only!