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Posted on: December 20th, 2017 by admin No Comments

From Tudor queens to pop princesses, the six wives of Henry VIII sing their way out of the history books and into the spotlight. With songs including Ex Wives, Haus of Holbein and Don’t Lose Ur Head, this pop concert remixes five hundred years of historical heartbreak into one hour of 21st century sass.

If you thought this show was all about one man – you thought wrong!

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The Play That Goes Wrong

Posted on: July 1st, 2013 by admin No Comments
The Play That Goes Wrong has firmly established itself as the West End’s favourite long running comedy and is now booking into its forth disastrous year. In February 2017 the show crossed the pond, and took Broadway by storm. After six spectacular months with the original Mischiefers, TPTGW Broadway is now playing with an American cast. This Olivier and Tony Award Winning production (Best New Comedy) (Best Set) was the first play ever to be invited to perform on The Royal Variety Show and the youtube clip of that short performance had around half a million hits with the first month of the royal showcase.

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The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

Posted on: July 2nd, 2013 by admin No Comments
Mischief Theatre’s smash-and-grab hit The Comedy About A Bank Robbery is a fast, fabulous comedy caper and the funniest show in the West End!
Summer 1958. Minneapolis City Bank has been entrusted with a priceless diamond. An escaped convict is dead set on pocketing the gem with the help of his screwball sidekick, trickster girlfriend… and the maintenance man. With mistaken identities, love triangles and hidden agendas, even the most reputable can’t be trusted. In a town where everyone’s a crook, who will end up bagging the jewel?

★★★★★ ‘This is the funniest show in the West End’ The Telegraph
★★★★★ ‘A fast and fabulous comedy caper.. a joyful night out’ The Times

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Peter Pan Goes Wrong

Posted on: August 10th, 2013 by admin No Comments

“JOYFUL DISASTERS FROM COMEDY MASTERS” Libby Purves, BBC Radio 4

Peter Pan Goes Wrong is adapted from the original stage play Peter Pan by JM Barrie. The much-loved members of The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society once again battle against technical hitches, flying mishaps and cast disputes with hilarious and disastrous results.
Following two successful West End Christmas seasons at the Lyric theatre, the show was picked up by BBC 1 and aired on New Year’s eve 2016.

★★★★ The Evening Standard, The Daily Mail, the Financial Times, Time Out and the Sunday Express

★★★★★ The Stage (Mark Shenton)

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Top Hat

Posted on: July 1st, 2013 by admin No Comments

Kenny Wax produced the first ever stage adaptation of the 1935 RKO film TOP HAT, which starred Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. Following its successful West End run at the Aldwych Theatre, TOP HAT successfully completed a 52 week UK Tour. Irvin Berlin’s wonderful score including ‘Putting On The Ritz, Let’s Face The Music and Dance, Cheek to Cheek and Top Hat, White Tie and Tails.

For more information and to see show footage go to

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Mischief Movie Night

Posted on: November 3rd, 2017 by admin No Comments

Mischief Theatre, the award-winning company behind The Play That Goes Wrong, Peter Pan Goes Wrong and The Comedy About A Bank Robbery return to their comedy roots with Mischief Movie Night, the improvised movie live on stage! You suggest a genre, location and title and Mischief Theatre’s improvisers bring the show to life, complete with rewinds, fast forwards, directors cuts and a thrilling live score. Starring them, directed by you, Mischief Movie Night is a guaranteed comedy blockbuster!

La Strada

Posted on: June 16th, 2017 by admin No Comments
One of the true masterpieces of modern cinema, Federico Fellini’s 1957 Oscar-winning film, LA STRADA (The Road), has been brought to life on stage by Olivier Award nominee Sally Cookson with music composed by Benji Bower. A soul-searching story filled with beauty, sadness, humour and acute observation, LA STRADA tells the tragic and tender tale of wide-eyed Gelsomina who is sold by her impoverished mother to the brutish strongman Zampano, a travelling sideshow performer. Their journey through the Italian countryside leads them to a ragtag touring circus where they meet Il Matto the free-spirited tightrope walker, who tries to rekindle Gelsomina’s broken spirit.

‘Sally Cookson directs a fine ensemble in a witty and inventive high-wire production’ The Guardian *****

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Sherlock Holmes

Posted on: December 19th, 2017 by admin No Comments

Sherlock Holmes lives in retirement on the South Coast. He keeps bees, occasionally casts his fly fishing rod, even plays his Stradivarius when the rheumatism allows.

Chilling, gripping and filled with unforeseen twists and revelations, this new thriller has been commissioned by Theatre Royal Bath from award-winning dramatist Simon Reade. This world premiere production reunites the dream team of Robert Powell and Liza Goddard following huge acclaim for their performances in Single Spies and Relatively Speaking.

Hetty Feather

Posted on: July 2nd, 2013 by admin No Comments

From best-selling author Jacqueline Wilson, the tale of plucky Hetty Feather is brought thrillingly to life on stage with live music, aerial and circus skills. Hetty Feather is a masterpiece in theatrical storytelling. This production is a winner of the page to stage Cameo Award and has been nominated for an Olivier Award in the category Best Family and Entertainment, having played two sold out West End seasons in 2014 and 2015, where it received an incredible seven 5-star reviews from major British publications. Sally Cookson’s outstanding production has toured internationally to the Asolo Repertory Theatre the US. Photography by Helen Maybanks.

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The Gruffalo

Posted on: August 2nd, 2013 by admin No Comments

A MOUSE TOOK A STROLL THROUGH THE DEEP DARK WOOD…

Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in Tall Stories’ hit musical stage adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

Searching for hazelnuts, Mouse meets the cunning Fox, the eccentric old Owl and the party mad Snake. Will the story of the terrifying Gruffalo save Mouse from ending up as dinner for these hungry woodland creatures? After all, there’s no such thing as a Gruffalo – is there?

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