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Exeter Northcott - The Play That Goes Wrong

Exeter Northcott, Stocker Road, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4QB

Tel: 01392 726363

Exeter Northcott - The Play That Goes Wrong


The Play That Goes Wrong

Fawlty Towers meets Noises Off in this multi award-winning West End smash hit comedy.


The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong… does! As the accident prone thesps battle on against all the odds to reach their final curtain call, hilarious results ensue!

Hailed “a gut-busting hit” by the New York Times, Mischief Theatre’s sell-out West End comedy has won a host of celebrity endorsements from the likes of Joanna Lumley “We laughed until the tears ran down our faces, it has to be seen” to Ant & Dec “The funniest show we’ve seen! If you can get a ticket, go!”

Don’t miss this brilliantly funny comedy that’s guaranteed to leave you aching with laughter!


Age 9+

Running Time 2hrs 5 mins


“I feared I was going to hyperventilate”
“genuinely hilarious. Boy, does it hit the funny bone”
“exquisitely choreographed mayhem”
“a triumph of split-second timing”


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