‘The Play That Goes Wrong’ announces full casting for 2021 UK Tour!

Mischief Theatre has today announced full casting for the forthcoming 2021 UK Tour of the Olivier Award-winning box office smash hit, The Play That Goes Wrong.

Following three previously sold out tours, the production will open at Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury on Tuesday 13 July 2021, where it first premiered in 2014, before visiting Cheltenham, Bath, Exeter, Salford, Nottingham, Eastbourne, Dartford, York, Woking, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Brighton and Aylesbury. Further dates soon to be announced.

The touring cast includes Tom Babbage (Max), Tom Bulpett (Chris), Seán Carey (Jonathan), Leonard Cook (Robert), Edward Howells (Dennis), April Hughes (Sandra), Laura Kirman (Annie), Gabriel Paul (Trevor), with understudies Katie Hitchcock, Damien James, Edi De Melo and Aisha Numah.

Winner of multiple awards including the 2015 Olivier Award for Best New Comedy and a Tony Award for the Broadway transfer, The Play That Goes Wrong is now in its seventh year in the West End and has become a global phenomenon with productions in over 35 countries and across 6 continents.

The play features the (fictional) Cornley Drama Society who are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, ‘The Murder at Haversham Manor’, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong … does! As the accident prone thesps battle against all the odds to reach their final curtain call, hilarious results ensue!

The Play That Goes Wrong is co-written by Mischief company members Henry LewisJonathan Sayer and Henry Shields. The tour is directed by Sean Turner, originally directed by Mark Bell, with set designs by Nigel Hook, costumes by Roberto Surace, lighting by Ric Mountjoy and sound design by Andrew Johnson. Resident Director Hannah Sharkey.

The Play That Goes Wrong is produced by Kenny Wax Ltd and Stage Presence Ltd. Mischief’s tours are produced by Kenny Wax Ltd and Stage Presence Ltd.

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