To give you a break from all the worries, the smash-hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong has come to Broadway. The Olivier Award-winning play has been defined as a hybrid of Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python. The play has been running in London for nearly a decade and came to New York Broadway in 2019. Since then, it has attained immense popularity among people and has been hailed as a show that is entertaining for people of all ages.
Apart from the humor-packed scenes, the floor might come crashing down at any time for the efforts of the tech squad, and you are in to see some serious acrobatics as well!
Written by Henry Lewis, Henry Shields, and Jonathan Sayer, The Play That Goes Wrong is a play within a play that follows a fictitious drama society that is preparing for the play called The Murder at Haversham Manor. During the two hours of the play, various troubles befall the cast including forgetting lines, sticking doors, sprawling props, and crashing floors. The New York Times labeled it the “Best Comedy Pick” of the Season, while The Huffington Post as the “funniest play broadway has ever seen.” Owing to this popularity and praise, The Play That Goes Wrong tickets get sold out quickly.
Book your online tickets for The Play That Goes Wrong and secure your seats now! Watch this adorable story unfold at the New World Stages / Stage 4.
Booking Period: Bookings open till 30 Apr 2023
Located beneath the Worldwide Plaza in the Hell's Kitchen neighborhood of Manhattan, New World Stages is a five-theatre modern Off-Broadway performing arts complex. Initially built as a Loews Cineplex Entertainment multiplex, it closed in 2001 and re-opened in 2004 as Dodger Stages. It was renamed New World Stages in 2006 and came to be owned by Stages Entertainment. Since 2014, it is owned by The Shubert Organization. It sells The Play That Goes Wrong tickets from May through September every year.
Seating Capacity: 350
Address: 340 West 50th Street, New York, NY, 10019
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Available Facilities: Bag Check, Coat Checks, Restrooms, Elevator, and Escalator Access
Accessibility: Wheelchair access, Audio Description, Assistive Listening, Restrooms, Companion Seating
Security: Please be aware that for your comfort and security all audience members will be subject to security checks upon arrival at the New World Stages / Stage 4.
Dress Code: Smart and casual wear or semi-formals are recommended. Keep in mind, that most London theatres are air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.
Outside Food: Most theatres do not allow outside food inside The atres but most of them also have a café or restaurant inside the premises or nearby.
The best way to buy cheap or discounted The Play That Goes Wrong tickets is to book them online as you will often come across attractive discounts. Book your The Play That Goes Wrong tickets in advance as they tend to get more expensive closer to the show date.
Booking The Play That Goes Wrong tickets online will give you the opportunity to select your specific seats, thus, ensuring you do not get stuck with partial view seating. But if you try your luck with lottery tickets, or purchase day seats, your seats will be allocated at the discretion of the Box Office, which can potentially mean partial view seating or split seats.
The Play That Goes Wrong opened on 20 Feb 2019 at New World Stages / Stage 4.
The Play That Goes Wrong is suitable for 8+ audience.
The Play That Goes Wrong is playing at New World Stages / Stage 4 an Off Broadway theatre, and opened on 20 Feb 2019.
The running time of The Play That Goes Wrong is 2 hours including one intermission.
The main stars of The Play That Goes Wrong are Chris Lanceley, Adam Petherbridge, Ryan Anderson, Chris French, and Brent Bateman.
The Play That Goes Wrong follows the antics of Cornley University Drama Society as they stage their production, ‘The Murder at Haversham Manor’, an nothing goes quite as planned.
There is no specific dress code at Broadway. However, it is prudent to dress in semi casuals or smart casuals and something comfortable. Carry a light sweater or a jacket as Theatre can get a bit chilly.
No, outside food is not allowed while attending The Play That Goes Wrong. Most theatres do have a cafeteria or bar inside the premises where you can get snacks and drinks.
New World Stages / Stage 4 has multiple facilities including wheelchair accessibility, bag check, coat checks, audio description, assistive listening, and restrooms available for the audiences during The Play That Goes Wrong.
Photography, videography, and sound recording are prohibited inside Theatre. Some theatres do have a souvenir shop from where you can purchase pictures of stills of the show.
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