West End hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong has announced a new booking period at the Duchess Theatre in the London.
Thousands of new seats have now been released and are available to book up to 3 November 2024.
The long runner marks its 9th anniversary today and officially begins the countdown to celebrating its tenth anniversary, and a decade of chaos in the West End – 365 days to go!
Henry Lewis and Jonathan Sayer, Directors of Mischief, said today, “We’re delighted to be celebrating 9 years in the West End, and that The Play That Goes Wrong is continuing to entertain audiences. Thank you to everyone who has seen and supported the show – we can’t believe we’re nearly 10!”
The Play That Goes Wrong is the longest running play at The Duchess Theatre (since the theatre opened in 1929), and is the longest running comedy in the West End. Earlier this year (19th Jan) the show marked its 3000th performances the the Duchess Theatre. It’s still got a few performances to catch up to the longest running West End comedy ever – No Sex Please, We’re British, which ran for 6,761 performances.
The current West End cast includes: Rolan Bell as Robert, Daniel Cech-Lucas as Chris, Luke Dayhill as Jonathan, Lucy Doyle as Sandra, Gavin Dunn as Trevor, Iona Fraser as Annie, Keith Ramsay as Dennis, and Ross Virgo as Max. The company is completed by Harry Bradley, Elliot Goodhill, Rosie Meek, Hisham Abdel Razek, and Tommi Vicky.
The Play That Goes Wrong is co-written by Mischief company members Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields and is directed by Mark Bell, with set designs by Nigel Hook, costumes by Roberto Surace, lighting by Ric Mountjoy, original music by Rob Falconer, sound design by Andy Johnson, the associate director is Sean Turner and the resident director is Amy Milburn.