A BUNCH OF ‘WOULD BE’ THESPIANS – 9 AUSTRALIANS AND 1 BRIT – ARE UNFORTUNATE ENOUGH TO HAVE BEEN CAST IN THE WEST END COMEDY FLOP HIT!
The Play That Goes Wrong cast: DARCY BROWN, FRANCINE CAIN, ADAM DUNN, LUKE JOSLIN, GEORGE KEMP, JAMES MARLOWE, JORDAN PROSSER, BROOKE SATCHWELL,NICK SIMPSON-DEEKS, TAMMY WELLER
With a host of awards for Best New Comedy to its credit, The Play That Goes Wrong actually appears to be doing something right for West End audiences, and now audiences here will get their chance to witness theatrical disaster on stages across Australia when this hilarious masterpiece stumbles into town. Described as Fawlty Towers meets Noises Off, The Play That Goes Wrong will commence its Australian tour on 22 February 2017.
The Play That Goes Wrong 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.
Awarded the 2015 Olivier Award for Best New Comedy and 2014 Whatsonstage.com Best New Comedy, The Play That Goes Wrong continues to thrive on the West End and will open in Melbourne on 22 February followed by Adelaide on 28 March, Sydney from 5 April, Canberra from 26 April, Brisbane from 4 May and Perth from 31 May 2017. This ridiculous romp will open on Broadway in the New Year.