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The Play That Goes Wrong Tickets

The Play That Goes Wrong Tickets

Washington , DC
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About The Play That Goes Wrong

Broadway’s funniest smash hit and international phenomenon comes to The Kennedy Center! The Play That Goes Wrong is an uproarious evening filled with mishaps and mayhem. Do something right and get The Play That Goes Wrong tickets on TodayTix!

The Play That Goes Wrong was created by the award-winning Mischief Theatre Company, the London troupe behind Peter Pan Goes Wrong. The play within a play is a perfect fusion of murder mystery and farcical humor that will have you in stitches from beginning to end.

Hailed as the funniest play ever to hit Broadway by The Huffington Post and “comic gold” by Variety, The Play That Goes Wrong is an absolute riot from start to finish. With a whirlwind of mishaps, witty dialogue, and slapstick comedy, The Play That Goes Wrong is a play you don’t want to miss.

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On the opening night of The Murder at Haversham Manor, chaos reigns supreme. Everything that could go wrong does — with spectacular comedic timing. Picture a stage corpse that won’t stay dead and actors who stumble over everything and fumble lines. It's an absolute disaster unfolding on stage, and it's guaranteed to have you laughing uncontrollably.

The creative team behind The Play That Goes Wrong has a track record of delivering laughter-filled shows, including The Comedy About a Bank Robbery, Groan Ups, Good Luck, Studio, and the BBC hit The Goes Wrong Show.

The Play That Goes Wrong has won numerous awards, including the Olivier Award for Best New Comedy and a Tony and Drama Desk Award for Best Scenic Design of a Play. With a seamless combination of slapstick and wit, this show is a masterclass in comedic performance.

Don’t miss this unforgettable night of entertainment – get tickets for The Play That Goes Wrong in Washington, D.C.!

What to Watch For

  • Keep an eye on the intricately designed set by Nigel Hook, which plays a crucial role in the comedy. From collapsing backdrops to malfunctioning props, the set adds an extra layer of chaos and laughter to the show.
  • Watch for the actors' impressive improvisational skills as they navigate mishaps and cover up their mistakes with seamless wit and ingenuity. It's a testament to their talent and ability to think on their feet.
  • In 2017, the original cast of The Play That Goes Wrong took the stage at the Lyceum Theatre on Broadway in New York with JJ Abrams producing. It became the longest-running show on Broadway at that time, with 745 regular performances and 27 previews.

Start date

July 18th, 2023

End date

August 13th, 2023


The Kennedy Center - Eisenhower Theater


Recommended for ages 8 and up. "The Play That Goes Wrong" Trailer


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