I once heard a feminist advising fellow feminists not to commit arson, because in addition to the obvious risk of innocent lives, this was the sort of thing that the ‘establishment’ would like feminists to do. The feminists would then most likely be arrested, charged and put on trial, and the establishment can say something […]
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Created with Magic legends Penn & Teller, Mischief Theatre conjure up an evening of grand illusion.
In the next ‘Goes Wrong’ comedy to hit the West End, the original Mischief company play a hapless gang of magicians presenting a charity event.
As the accidents spiral out of control, so does their fundraising target!
*Penn & Teller are co-creators of the show and won’t be appearing on stage.
Somebody kindly asked me in the theatre bar at the interval whether I was enjoying the show. I could only offer a qualified ‘yes’ – the second half is better than the first. For some, Magic Goes Wrong may prove too silly to be all that enjoyable. That said, the rapport established and maintained with the audience is excellent, and contributes much to the show’s success. Business as usual for Mischief Theatre in this ridiculous and assured production.
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Mischief Theatre, the Olivier award-winning company behind The Play That Goes Wrong, today announce their next ‘Goes Wrong’ comedy Magic Goes Wrong, created with magic legends Penn & Teller. This will be the second production in Mischief Theatre’s year-long residency at the Vaudeville Theatre, which opens with Groan Ups in September 2019. Mischief Theatre will […]
Mischief Theatre, the Olivier award-winning company behind The Play That Goes Wrong, announces it will take over the Vaudeville theatre with a season of new work from September 2019. Opening with comedy Groan Ups, the original Mischief company reunite to bring their unique inventive hilarity to the West End. Mischief Theatre will present three new […]
Casting is today announced for Emilia, written by Morgan Lloyd Malcolm and directed by Nicole Charles at the Vaudeville Theatre from 8 March – 15 June 2019, following its run at Shakespeare’s Globe in 2018. The role of Emilia is played at different stages of her life by Saffron Coomber, Adelle Leonce and Clare Perkins. […]
Following its sell-out run at Shakespeare’s Globe, Morgan Lloyd Malcolm’s exciting and entertaining new play Emilia, directed by Nicole Charles, bursts into the Vaudeville Theatre for a strictly limited season from 8 March – 15 June 2019. Emilia Bassano was a writer, teacher, poet and mother said to have been ‘The Dark Lady’ of Shakespeare’s […]