The Play That Goes Wrong – ‘funniest show ever’

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THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG - original UK cast by Alastair Muir.
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG – original UK cast by Alastair Muir.

The Play That Goes Wrong has won 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 PLAY THAT GOES WRONG - original UK cast by Alastair Muir.
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG – original UK cast by Alastair Muir.

Described by theatre audiences as Fawlty Towers meets Noises Off – this new hit comedy has won every major award on the London stage.

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The South African production will be directed by Alan Committie and features an awesome comedy cast including Robert Fridjhon, Russel Savadier, Craig Jackson, Roberto Pombo, Nicole Franco, Louis Viljoen and Sive Gubangxa.

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG - original UK cast by Alastair Muir.
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG – original UK cast by Alastair Muir.

The Play That Goes Wrong is a celebration of the best of live theatre… and the worst.

The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society is 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.

Actress Joanna Lumley came out a recent London performance and said: “We laughed until the tears ran down our faces! It has to be seen!”

Given 5 stars from The Daily Mail, called a ‘Gut-busting hit’ by the New York Times and with celebrity endorsements from the likes of Ant and Dec ‘funniest show we’ve seen! If you can get a ticket go.’

The Play That Goes Wrong is guaranteed to leave you aching with laughter.

What’s On Stage said “It’s as though The Mousetrap has been taken over by Monty Python!”

RUNNING TIME:
2 hrs 5 mins including a 20-min interval


Recommended Age: 8+

South African audiences will be treated to the award-winning comedy from 24 March in Joburg and 3 May in Cape Town.


Pieter Toerien’s
Montecasino Theatre


24 March – 30 April


Performances:
Wednesday – Friday at 20:00,
Saturday at 17:00 and 20:00,
Sunday at 15:00


Tickets: R220, R180, R130 & R100

Theatre on the Bay


3 May – 17 June


Performances:
Tuesday – Friday at 20:00,
Saturday at 16:00 and 20:00


Tickets: R220, R180 and R120

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