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Mischief’s multi award-winning international smash hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong is returning to Birmingham Hippodrome, following its previous sell-out successes!

The Cornley Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong… does! As the accident prone thesps battle on against all the odds to reach their final curtain call, hilarious results ensue!

Hailed “a gut-busting hit” by the New York Times, The Play That Goes Wrong, now in its seventh year in the West End, has won a host of celebrity endorsements from the likes of Joanna Lumley “We laughed until the tears ran down our faces, it has to be seen” to Ant & Dec “The funniest show we’ve seen! If you can get a ticket, go!”

Don’t miss this brilliantly funny comedy that’s guaranteed to leave you aching with laughter!

Ticket holders will be contacted via email ahead of the production date with full details of our latest audience safety procedures and requirements. The safety of our audiences, performers and staff remains our uttermost priority.

Price

Prices and discounts subject to change, postage from £1.50.

Running Time

Approximately 2 hours 5 minutes including one interval

Age guidance

8+

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CONCESSIONS

We offer a range of discounts and concessions to enable everyone to enjoy an affordable visit to Birmingham Hippodrome. For further queries on the information below please contact Ticket Sales on 0844 338 5000.

FRIENDS

£10 off A+/A-C Tue 26 Oct, 7.30pm (limited availability)
£5 off A+/A, £6 off B-D Wed – Thu eves and mat (limited availability)

UNWAGED, UNDER 18 and OVER 65s

£3 off off A, £4 off A-D, Tue – Thu (limited availability)

GROUPS

Price band A – D, Tue – Thu perfs
10+ tickets – Save £4 per ticket
20+ tickets – Save £5 per ticket
35+ tickets – Save £6 per ticket plus 1 FREE ticket

Call our dedicated Group Sales Team on 0844 338 7000 or emailgroupsales@birminghamhippodrome.com for more information and to book now!

CLICK HERE for further information on Group Bookings

SCHOOLS

10+ tickets – £15.50 per ticket, plus 1 FREE ticket for teacher/supervising adult for every 10 booked.
Price bands C-E Wed mat & eve
Limited availability.

For School bookings, please send your request from an official school email address to groupsales@birminghamhippodrome.com. Please include performance date and time, total number of tickets for both students and staff, your contact telephone number, the full billing address and any access requirements. Upon receipt of the above information, we shall reserve seats for you (subject to availability) and send you a copy of your order confirmation by email.

CLICK HERE for further information on School Bookings

CONCESSIONS FOR PATRONS WITH DISABILITIES

£5 off standard price tickets in all seating areas.
2 for 1 for disabled patrons who require the service/support of a companion.

CLICK HERE for more information on our Access Performances

STUDENTS, PASSPORT TO LEISURE AND POSTCODE STANDBY

24 hours prior to a performance, best available seats for the lowest price, maximum 2 per booker, Tue – Thu subject to availability

CLICK HERE for further information on our Standby Rate and our On the Day Postcode Scheme for Birmingham residents living in B6, B9, B10, B11 and B21

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Discounts and Concessions are offered subject to availability at the discretion of the Information and Sales Manager. Top three price bands only, unless otherwise stated. Restrictions may apply. Only one discount per ticket may apply, unless otherwise stated. Offers are non retrospective and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Valid ID must be presented where applicable. Additional discounts may be offered from time to time.

Food & Drink

Coffee Bar

Our Coffee Bar is open all day for Quarter Horse barista coffee and a quick and tasty bite to eat.

Our Bars

You’ll receive a warm welcome at our Foyer Bars, conveniently positioned for both Stalls and Circle levels.

Assisted Performances

We strive to provide access for all

For dates of audio-described, captioned or British Sign Language (BSL) interpreted performances, please see below. These vary from show to show. It is always best to book through our Access phone line 0121 689 1060 when booking assisted performances.

  • Captioned: Thu 28 Oct, 7.30pm
  • BSL Interpreted: Thu 28 Oct, 7.30pm
  • Audio Described: Sat 30 Oct, 2.30pm

Concessions for patrons with disabilities

£5 off standard price tickets in all seating areas.
2 for 1 for disabled patrons who require the service/support of a companion.
Limited availability.

CLICK HERE for more information on our Accessible Performances

"I feared I was going to hyperventilate."

The Daily Mail

"Ridiculously funny."

The Times

"Genuinely hilarious, Boy, does it hit the funny bone."

The Daily Telegraph

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