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Duchess Theatre

Catherine Street, London WC2B 5LA, England
+44 844 482 9672
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  • Average5%
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“funniest play” (21 reviews)
“monty python” (19 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Catherine Street, London WC2B 5LA, England
Covent Garden
+44 844 482 9672
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were here in February 2018 to see The Play That Goes Wrong and would recommend it to anyone. I've been to see plenty of comedy plays before but this one definitely made me laugh the most - almost constantly for the whole thing! be...More

Thank Pembs_lad
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another good location still I would plan ahead if you need a wheelchair we were in dress circle my daughter was able too walk up stairs and leave wheelchair in foyer seat are well spaced but I would get end ones near hand rails we...More

Thank ChristineLangton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Aimed at 7 year olds. Simply not funny. Massively OTT acting.strangely most of the audience seemed to love it...but a lot of the audience appeared to be about 7.

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent! The Duchess is a small, intimate theatre, no over-long sight lines and massive crowds. The play was hilarious.

Thank Stevethearchitect
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife had already seen this play at Colchester but she wanted me to see it also, so went sling to the Duchess theatre. At first, I thought the jokes were just normal Brian Rix-style farce and not very funny. But very soon they kept...More

1  Thank michaelmR7624OT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little theatre with very limited room to wait! Get there just as the show starts otherwise you'll be cramped. Seats were comfy and the show was excellent. Just long enough with a small interval. Notnhe conventional west end show, but still too class. Tickets...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw this play on Thursday 11th January 2018. The Duchess Theatre is quite quaint inside, but comfortable and situated on Catherine Street with Covent Garden and Temple Underground stations a short walk away. We were seated in the 2nd row of the Dress Circle...More

Thank fussyflora
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Visited on a Friday evening. The queue to be scanned was fairly long so be warned. The bag search did not bat an eye at our water and sweets. Play is excellent fun, it was our second visit to see the play and just as...More

Thank NigelBowen
Reviewed 13 January 2018

A bit of a delay getting into the theatre as they had a bag check and security wand body scan set up in the street untried the theatre and the queue for this got caught up with the general melee of people standing around. The...More

Thank PaulRH70
Reviewed 8 January 2018

I took my Fiancee and 13 year old son to watch this play and was blown away. Great cast, lots of fun for everyone and I cannot recommend it highly enough. Fantastic day out

Thank Neil M
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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7 January 2018|
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Response from Fossicker66 | Reviewed this property |
There is a searchline outside the theatre before the show, which can cause a hold-up, so arrive early.
Sarah O
20 January 2017|
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Response from countyroamer | Reviewed this property |
When I took my family to the Duchess we had seats in the Dress Circle. The theatre is quite small, and the view from there is excellent. Personally, if the theatre trip is a special treat, or there is some reason why you... More
29 November 2016|
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