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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Small and personal theatre. Great views from the stalls . We saw a comedy which was hilarious . Great night out

Thank Tring4
Reviewed 1 week ago

Never laughed so hard. This slap-stick comedy kept me in stitches from start to finish. It's so well done and the acting is superb. Highly recommend this to anyone who enjoys good old fashioned slap-stick. Lots of cool places to have dinner before the show...all...More

Thank Kay B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My birthday treat tonight. We walked out at the interval. Wish we could have left after 5 minutes. The Mousetrap was bad but this was dreadful. I thought it might be bad when they did some stupid bits with the audience before it started. Didn't...More

1  Thank debbieroberts43
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wasn't sure what to expect but really enjoyed this show. It is a slapstick show and it is very well done. The set management was really very good - things stayed on the wall until they weren't supposed it at exactly the right time and...More

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I haven’t been to the theatre in London for a while but was surprised at the security checks going into it. More so the haphazard nature of them, if you had a small handbag go one way if you have a large bag go another....More

Thank karenrN5129UI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have never reviewed anything like this before, but my experience compels me to do so. I truly can find nothing to commend this dire show whatsoever, except perhaps to a school group of 6 year-olds. My girlfriend and I kept exchanging glances every so...More

2  Thank Vincent C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hilarious show. We didn’t stop laughing and the preview of the forthcoming show ‘Magic Goes Wrong’ also looks very funny. Our 10 year old really enjoyed it but was possibly still a little young to fully appreciate the humour.

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved The Play that Gies Wrong very funny and brilliant acting. However we were in the circle and the smell of old carpets and dust made me sneeze all evening. Especially bad on the stairs to the ladies toilets. Probably needs a good vacuum at...More

Thank SueSpongeBob
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Heard number of good reviews and lots of advertising... finally decided to go. It is probably funny for 5 mins, but after... I genuinely tried to understand why it is supposed to be comedy. This silly ‘cannot even call it humour’ actions been really disappointing...More

Thank Alexandra_Lausanne
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We booked tickets to go see ‘The play that goes wrong’. First we bumped into someone from our theatre at home working front of house. We were shown to our seats (K1 & 2) better leg room than other theatres, with only a slightly restricted...More

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Beththeyoung
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.
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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
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