The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

Criterion Theatre, London

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Running Time: 2 hours 20 minutes

  • Breaking into its 3rd year, Mischief Theatre's smash-and-grab hit The Comedy About A Bank Robbery is a fast, fabulous comedy caper and the funniest show in the West End.

    Summer 1958. Minneapolis City Bank has been entrusted with a priceless diamond. An escaped convict is dead set on pocketing the gem with the help of his screwball sidekick, trickster girlfriend? and the maintenance man. With mistaken identities, love triangles and hidden agendas, even the most reputable can't be trusted. In a town where everyone's a crook, who will end up bagging the jewel?

    Book now for this dynamite comedy. It would be criminal to miss it!

    ★★★★★ "This is the funniest show in the West End" The Telegraph

    ★★★★★ "A fast and fabulous comedy caper is a joyful night out" The Times

    Written by Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields of Mischief Theatre and starring the Mischief Theatre Company who brought you the Olivier Award-winning Best New Comedy "The Play That Goes Wrong" and "Peter Pan Goes Wrong".

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    The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

    Important Information

    ·1.00 restoration levy (collected on behalf of the theatre) appears as part of the face value.

    BOOKING PERIOD: Until 3 November 2019 

    PLEASE NOTE: The Criterion Theatre will be undergoing refurbishment works from 4 - 17th March 2019

    PERFORMANCE TIMES: Tuesday - Saturday: 7.30pm, Sunday: 7pm, Saturday: 2.30pm and Sunday: 3pm

    RUNNING TIME: 2 hours and 30 mins. (including interval)

    AGE RESTRICTION: suitable for those aged 11+  (Moderate sexual innuendos throughout)

    ACCESS PERFORMANCES: Sunday, 23rd September 2018 at 3pm - BSL Signed Performance
    Saturday 10th November at 2.30pm - Audio Described Performance (Touch Tour at 12.30pm*)
    Wednesday 31st October at 7.30 pm - Captioned performance
    *Places on the Touch Tour must be booked in advance. Please e-mail customer.relations@seetickets.com to reserve your place.

    VENUE: The Criterion Theatre, 218-223 Piccadilly, St. James's, London W1V 9LB