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The Play That Goes Wrong

Overview

Fawlty Towers meets Noises Off in this multi award-winning smash hit comedy, now playing on Broadway and enjoying its 4th year in the West End.

The Cornley...

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Age guidance: 8+

Running time: 2 hours 5 minutes (including interval)

Overview

Fawlty Towers meets Noises Off in this multi award-winning smash hit comedy, now playing on Broadway and enjoying its 4th year in the West End.

The Cornley...

Read More

Age guidance: 8+

Running time: 2 hours 5 minutes (including interval)

Date
Access info
Price
Tue 21
Aug 2018
,
7.30pm
The Play That Goes Wrong tickets
From £11.00
The Play That Goes Wrong
Princess Theatre Torquay, Torquay
General Tickets
Tickets £11.00 - £35.40 plus £4.00 transaction fee*
Wed 22
Aug 2018
,
2.30pm
The Play That Goes Wrong tickets
From £11.00
The Play That Goes Wrong
Princess Theatre Torquay, Torquay
This is a matinee performance
General Tickets
Tickets £11.00 - £36.40 plus £4.00 transaction fee*
Wed 22
Aug 2018
,
7.30pm
The Play That Goes Wrong tickets
From £11.00
The Play That Goes Wrong
Princess Theatre Torquay, Torquay
General Tickets
Tickets £11.00 - £35.40 plus £4.00 transaction fee*
Thu 23
Aug 2018
,
7.30pm
The Play That Goes Wrong tickets
From £11.00
The Play That Goes Wrong
Princess Theatre Torquay, Torquay
General Tickets
Tickets £11.00 - £35.90 plus £4.00 transaction fee*
Fri 24
Aug 2018
,
7.30pm
The Play That Goes Wrong tickets
From £11.00
The Play That Goes Wrong
Princess Theatre Torquay, Torquay
General Tickets
Tickets £11.00 - £35.40 plus £4.00 transaction fee*
Sat 25
Aug 2018
,
2.30pm
The Play That Goes Wrong tickets
From £11.00
The Play That Goes Wrong
Princess Theatre Torquay, Torquay
This is a matinee performance
General Tickets
Tickets £11.00 - £35.40 plus £4.00 transaction fee*
Sat 25
Aug 2018
,
7.30pm
The Play That Goes Wrong tickets
From £11.00
The Play That Goes Wrong
Princess Theatre Torquay, Torquay
General Tickets
Tickets £11.00 - £36.40 plus £4.00 transaction fee*

Location

Princess Theatre Torquay, Torquay
Torbay Road,Torquay,TQ2 5EZ

The Play That Goes Wrong

Fawlty Towers meets Noises Off in this multi award-winning smash hit comedy, now playing on Broadway and enjoying its 4th year in the West End.

The Cornley Polytechnic 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 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!

★★★★★
‘I feared I was going to hyperventilate’
The Daily Mail

★★★★
‘Genuinely hilarious.Boy, does it hit the funny bone’
The Daily Telegraph

★★★★
‘Ridiculously funny’
The Times

★★★★
‘Exquisitely choreographed mayhem’
Independent

★★★★
‘A triumph of split-second timing’
Metro

As seen on TV: The Royal Variety Performance

The Play That Goes Wrong

Booking fees will be added to each ticket as follows:

General Tickets: £10.00 - £32.50 + Booking Fees: £1.00 - £2.90

General Tickets: £10.00 - £33.50 + Booking Fees: £1.00 - £2.90

General Tickets: £10.00 - £33.00 + Booking Fees: £1.00 - £2.90

In addition, all bookings made through ATG Tickets for this venue are subject to a £4.00 Transaction fee.

The Play That Goes Wrong Access

Booking Information

Access Booking line: 0800 912 6971

Booking Information

Access Booking line: 0800 912 6971

A Princess Theatre Visual Guide is available prior to your visit to us by emailing leahmiller@theambassadors.com


Access Performances
  • Audio Description None scheduled
  • Sign Language Interpreted None scheduled
  • Captioned None scheduled
  • SUR Titles None scheduled
  • Relaxed Performances None scheduled
Venue Access Information

There are 4 wheelchair spaces for customers who have to remain in their wheelchairs throughout the performance. There are also carer seats located either next to, or directly in front or behind the wheelchair space.

There are 6 steps up, with handrails, to the main entrance, then swing doors into the foyer. A ramp is situated to the far right of the doors near to the entrance to Breezes. Two sets of double doors give access to the rear of the stalls, which slopes down (no stairs) to the front row. There is a lift, or a flight of 22 steps, from the foyer to the circle bar. From the bar there are two entrances to the circle, both with double swing doors and 11 steps to a centre gangway, from which there are 6 steps down to the front row and 5 steps up to the back row.

Access Parking spaces now has a dropped curb in close proximity to the Theatre for easy accessible access

There is also a Café/Bar/Bistro linked to the theatre, which is fully accessible to the disabled and wheelchair users.

The box office is situated on the road side of the building with two flat entrances with heavy swing doors, automatic opening doors are situated to the left of the box office operated by pressing the red button on the wall the counter is 90 cms high, with a writing shelf situated in the middle of the 2 sales counters, The rows with better leg room in the stalls are the front row, V36/42, all side gangway seats and Circle row G.

We have an Infra-red hearing system installed, please ask for a headset at the sweet kiosk in the foyer (Available for a refundable £5 deposit).

Limited signed performances, please ask for details.

Guide, hearing and other working dogs are welcome in all parts of the theatre.

Fully accessible toilets are located from the stalls wheelchair spaces through the fire exit, also from the main foyer through the double swing doors through to the Café-Bar.

Princess Theatre Torquay Information

Princess Theatre Torquay
  • There are 4 wheelchair spaces for customers who choose to remain in their wheelchairs throughout the performance. There are also personal assistant seats located either next to, or directly in front or behind the wheelchair space. Access parking spaces now have a dropped curb in close proximity to the theatre for easy access. There are 6 steps up, with handrails, to the main entrance, then swing doors into the foyer. A ramp is situated to the far right of the doors near to the entrance to Breezes. Two sets of double doors give access to the rear of the stalls, which slopes down (no stairs) to the front row. There is a lift, or a flight of 22 steps, from the foyer to the circle bar. From the bar there are two entrances to the circle, both with double swing doors and 11 steps to a centre gangway, from which there are 6 steps down to the front row and 5 steps up to the back row. There is also a Café/Bar linked to the theatre, which is fully accessible to the disabled and wheelchair users. The box office is situated on the road side of the building with two flat entrances with heavy swing doors, automatic opening doors are situated to the left of the box office operated by pressing the red button on the wall the counter is 90 cms high, with a writing shelf situated in the middle of the 2 sales counters, The rows with better leg room in the stalls are the front row, V36/42, all side gangway seats and Circle row G.
  • Our café-bar Breezes is open throughout the day and into the evening on performance nights and serves everything from a warming coffee and home-made cake on a cold winter’s morning to a full three course meal, or a cool glass of wine in the evening sunshine before heading into the show. We also have a function room with stunning views overlooking Torbay and Torquay Marina and have a selection of party catering packages available. Please call us for more information or to book a table for your pre-theatre meal 01803 212380.
  • Access to a lift is available.
  • There is no cloakroom available at this venue.
Princess Theatre

Torbay Road
Torquay


TQ2 5EZ


Directions

By Car:

We are located on Torbay Road in Torquay. Postal Code TQ2 5EZ There is ample parking nearby in either the Sheddon Hill, Marina or Fleet Walk car parks plus limited parking available on the road.

By Train:

Torquay train station is located just along the seafront, about a 20 minute walk away from the Theatre. For more information and train times please check National Rail.

By Bus:

There are bus stops located on Torbay road, approximately 3 minutes walk from the theatre. For more information on Bus Times please check First Group or Stagecoach.


Contact Information
Telephone Booking : 0844 871 3023

Calls cost up to 7p per minute, plus your phone company's access charge.

Groups Bookings : 0333 009 5387

Calls charged at local rate.

Access Bookings : 0800 912 6971

Stage Door / Admin:* :

Calls cost up to 7p per minute, plus your phone company's access charge.

Security

ATG continues to make the safety and security of its customers and staff a priority.  As such, please bear in mind that we may undertake bag checks, so recommend you leave extra time to avoid queues, and refrain from bringing suitcases rucksacks and large bags into the Theatre. Many thanks for your cooperation.

Princess Theatre Box Office Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm

Saturday 10am to 4pm

Open until 15 minutes after the start of an evening performance.

If there is a show on a Sunday or a Bank Holiday - open from 4pm

 

Breezes
The newly-refurbished Breezes Cafe is open daily 10.00 - 17.00, and on show days the restaurant remains open until after the show! Come and check out what we have done so far. 

Breakfast Menu

Day Menu

Pre-Theatre Menu

Please call us for more information or to book a table for your pre-theatre meal 01803 206380 or email breezes@theambassadors.com.

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The Play That Goes Wrong Group Bookings

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Email: groupsales@theambassadors.com

Groups Booking line: 0333 009 5385 Calls charged at local rate.

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Dates & Times

August
Tue 21
Thu 23
Fri 24