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11 Feb 2019 -

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The Play That Goes Wrong will reopen at New World Stages in October. The Play That Goes Wrong tickets will be on sale soon.

The Olivier Award-winning comedy The Play That Goes Wrong is a raucous affair on stage and a real-life, rags-to-riches tale offstage. Created by a group of LAMDA graduates who formed a troupe by the name of Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong began its life on the London fringe with only four paying patrons, and then... did absolutely everything right.

The comedy evolved itself into a West End production that would ultimately win an Olivier Award in 2015. A Broadway transfer was granted to the original London stars, which officially opened at the Lyceum Theatre on April 2, 2017, following previews from March 9. The Broadway production enjoyed a lengthy run and finally played its closing performance on January 6, 2019.

The mishaps are set to continue, however, as The Play That Goes Wrong moves off-Broadway to New World Stages, delighting audiences with its signature brand of physical comedy from February 11, 2019.

The cast prior to theatres closing in March 2020 included Jesse Aaronson (as Max), Brent Bateman (as Robert), Bartley Booz (as Dennis), Jason Bowen (as Trevor), Max FitzRoy-Stone (as Jonathan), Matt Harrington (as Chris), Bianca Horn (as Annie), and Maggie Weston (as Sandra).

(Photos by Jeremy Daniel)

The Play That Goes Wrong is a riotous comedy about the theatre. The play introduces The "Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society" who are attempting to put on a 1920s' murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong…does, as the accident prone thespians battle on against all the odds to get to their final curtain call.

Run time

2hr (Incl. Intermission)

Opening date

February 11th, 2019

Booking from

October 15th, 2021

Booking until

May 29th, 2022

Previews from

February 11th, 2019

Venue

New World Stages

Cast and creative

By: Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields
Director: Matt DiCarlo
Producer: Kevin McCollum, J. J. Abrams, Kenny Wax, Stage Presence Ltd. and Catherine Schreiber
Cast list: Jesse Aaronson (as Max), Ryan Vincent Anderson (as Trevor), Brent Bateman (as Robert), Bartley Booz (as Dennis), Matt Harrington (as Chris), Ashley N. Hildreth (as Annie), Chris Lanceley (as Jonathan), Maggie Weston (as Sandra), Damien Brett, Laura D’Andre, Ellie MacPherson, Sid Solomon
Design: Nigel Hook
Lighting: Jeremy Cunningham
Costume: Roberto Surace
Sound: Beth Lake

Latest The Play That Goes Wrong News & Features

The Play That Goes Wrong is definitely doing something right, as it continues at New World Stages. The Play That Goes Wrong continues at New World Stages to Jan 1. 2023. Get The Play That Goes Wrong tickets on New York Theatre Guide.Three new company members join The Play That Goes Wrong off Broadway: Chris Lanceley as Chris Bean, Chris French as Jonathan, and Russell Mernagh as Max. Adam Petherbridge will then play Max from August 22.The full cast includes Brent Bateman as Robert, Adam...

They can't go wrong! The cast for the return of The Play That Goes Wrong to New World Stages has been announced. The Off-Broadway production resumes performances October 15.The full cast includes Jesse Aaronson as Max, Ryan Vincent Anderson as Trevor, Brent Bateman as Robert, Bartley Booz as Dennis, Matt Harrington as Chris, Ashley N. Hildreth as Annie, Chris Lanceley as Jonathan, and Maggie Weston as Sandra. Damien Brett, Laura D'Andre, Ellie MacPherson, and Sid Solomon round out the...

Photo credit: The Play That Goes Wrong (Photo by Jeremy Daniel)

The off-Broadway production of The Play That Goes Wrong will resume its run at New World Stages this fall. The Play That Goes Wrong will reopen at New World Stages - Stage 4 from October 15. Find out more about The Play That Goes Wrong tickets in New York here.Co-written by Mischief Theatre founders Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields, The Play That Goes Wrong follows an amateur dramatics troupe as they prepare to open their latest show. Unfortunately, it's not an easy ride, with cast...

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