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The Play That Goes Wrong

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Comedy
Kids
Off Broadway
Critic's Choice
Tony Award Winner
$79
New World Stages - Stage 4 4.34(172)
11 Feb 2019 - 02 Jun 2024
2 hr with interval
Suitable for 8+
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Why Watch The Play That Goes Wrong?

  • One of the funniest and longest-running plays, it is highly amusing and will keep you entertained till the end.
  • Your cheeks will end up hurting from all the laughing due to the mixture of jokes and gymnastics in the show, so get ready to tickle your funny bones and buy The Play That Goes Wrong Broadway tickets before they are sold out.
  • The play is perfectly paced to not destroy your moments of humor and keep you engaged.
  • The design of the stage (and the ruins of it) are diligently set by the technical team.

About Show

Show Details

Age Suitability

Tickets

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!

The Story

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 Broadway tickets get sold out quickly.

Show Timings

  • Show timings for The Play That Goes Wrong are subject to change every week. You can check the show timings for your preferred date at the next stage of booking.

Cast & Crew

  • Leading Roles: Chris Lanceley as Chris, Trevor Braun as Dennis, Adam Petherbridge as Max, Julian Robertson as Trevor, Brent Bateman as Robert
  • Director: Matt DiCarlo
  • Writers: Henry Lewis, Henry Shields, and Jonathan Sayer

Note: Producers can not guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and holidays.

  • The play is recommended for children aged 8 and above.
  • Children below the age of 12 are advised to be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children below the age of 4 will not be admitted inside theatre.
  • Please keep in mind that Broadway theatres do not have an age classification organization. This means that all age recommendations are subjective. Please use your judgment while purchasing tickets for any show.

The Play That Goes Wrong Broadway tickets

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 2 June 2024

Tickets Redemption

  • E-tickets will be provided when you check-in online.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with your The Play That Goes Wrong voucher instantly.
  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID. A physical printout is not necessary.

Cancellation & Refunds

  • Tickets cannot be refunded, amended or rescheduled.

New World Stages | Stage 4

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 Broadway tickets from May through September every year.

Seating Capacity: 350

Getting There

Facilities & Accessibility

Additional Information

Address: 340 West 50th Street, New York, NY, 10019

Subway: The nearest Subway station is 50 St

Bus: BXM2, M104, M20, M50, Q32, QM10

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.

Frequently Asked Questions About The Play That Goes Wrong Tickets

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When does The Play That Goes Wrong open in New York?

The opening date of The Play That Goes Wrong was 11 February 2019. You can catch the show at the New World Stages | Stage 4.

What is the age recommendation for The Play That Goes Wrong?

The Play That Goes Wrong is suitable for guests aged 8+.

Which New York theater is the show playing in?

You can watch The Play That Goes Wrong at the New World Stages | Stage 4.

What is the running time of The Play That Goes Wrong?

The Play That Goes Wrong runs for 2 hrs with interval.

What is the story of The Play That Goes Wrong?

The Play That Goes Wrong follows the antics of Cornley University Drama Society as they stage their production, ‘The Murder at Haversham Manor’, and nothing goes quite as planned.

Who are the cast members of The Play That Goes Wrong?

The cast of The Play That Goes Wrong includes Chris Lanceley as Chris, Trevor Braun as Dennis, Adam Petherbridge as Max, Julian Robertson as Trevor, Brent Bateman as Robert.

What is the recommended dress code for guests who attend The Play That Goes Wrong?

While New York theaters don’t enforce a strict dress code, we recommend that you dress in semi-casual or smart casual attire. Wear something comfortable and carry a wrap in case the air conditioning makes the theater a bit chilly.

Can I bring outside food while attending The Play That Goes Wrong?

Outside food is forbidden in most New York theaters. But, when you go to watch The Play That Goes Wrong, you can grab a quick bite before or after the show. Most theaters have bars or cafes inside where you can buy snacks and drinks.

What facilities are available for the guests when they visit New World Stages | Stage 4?

When guests visit to watch The Play That Goes Wrong at New World Stages | Stage 4, they can avail of facilities like wheelchair accessibility, bag check, coat checks, audio description, assistive listening, restrooms and more.

Is photography or videography allowed during the performance of The Play That Goes Wrong?

You cannot take photos or videos of the performance. But, you may be able to purchase copies of stills of the show at the theater’s souvenir shop.

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