REVIEW: The Goes Wrong Show: The Nativity

The Cornley Dramatic Society return to our screens for a second Christmas special which is as delightfully disastrous as the one last year. Fire, sets collapsing and sheer chaos can only mean one thing: Mischief Theatre are back on our screens once more with their own disastrous take on the classic nativity story. As always… Read More

REVIEW: Mischief At Christmas: Peter Pan Goes Wrong/ A Christmas Carol Goes Wrong

As Mischief Theatre returns to our screens with a new Christmas special, Emma Clarendon re-watched their previous festive specials – which are now available to watch and download through various streaming services. In a year that has proved so gloomy for everybody, Mischief Theatre are back to give us all a much needed boost by… Read More

Review Round Up: Magic Goes Wrong, Vaudeville Theatre

We round up the reviews for the second production in Mischief Theatre’s year long season at the Vaudeville Theatre. London **** “The show is unashamedly silly but also affectionately celebratory of a kind of variety theatre that may have long vanished – but makes a welcome return here.” The Guardian: *** “Adam Meggido’s direction the… Read More

Review Round Up: Groan Ups, Vaudeville Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the first production in Mischief Theatre’s year-long season at the Vaudeville Theatre. WhatsOnStage: **** “by challenging themselves, pulling back (slightly) on the gags and injecting a sense of genuine pathos into their work, the creative team have really proven themselves top of the class. Four gold… Read More

First Look at…Groan Ups

The production officially opens at the Vaudeville Theatre on the 10th October. Here’s a glimpse of what to expect… This latest production from Mischief Theatre opens their year-long season at the Vaudeville Theatre and has once more been written by the company’s Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields. From the parents of The Play… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Mischief Theatre’s Magic Goes Wrong

The production will play at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 14th December. Mischief Theatre has announced the casting for their second production in their year long residency at the Vaudeville Theatre, Magic Goes Wrong, which will begin performances from the 14th December. Written by Penn Jillette, Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer, Henry Shields and Teller, Magic… Read More

NEWS: The Play That Goes Wrong Extends Run at the Duchess Theatre

The original Mischief Theatre production has announced that it is extending its run in the West End until 2020. The production, written by Henry Shields, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Lewis is now booking until the at the Duchess Theatre until the 3rd May 2020. The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder… Read More

NEWS: The Comedy About a Bank Robbery Announces Extension in West End

The news of the extension has been announced as Mischief Theatre’s West End production celebrates its third anniversary at the Criterion Theatre. Mark Bell’s production which celebrates its third anniversary in the West End today has confirmed it is now booking at London’s Criterion Theatre until the Sunday 3 May 2020. Tickets for the new… Read More

NEWS: Mischief Theatre Announces Year Long Residency at Vaudeville Theatre

Mischief Theatre will take over the Vaudeville Theatre from September.  Mischief Theatre will present three new pieces of work during its year long residency in the Vaudeville theatre, opening with Groan Ups in September. Groan Ups will see the original cast of the Mischief Theatre company reuniting for this new comedy show, with tickets going on sale to the public from the… Read More

REVIEW: The Comedy About a Bank Robbery, Criterion Theatre

Mischief Theatre’s world domination is set to continue with this hilarious and occasionally dark new comedy.  So what do you get if you get a group of incompetent crooks, one diamond and even some seagulls together? The completely mad, brilliantly written new show from the creative team behind The Play That Goes Wrong. The Comedy… Read More