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Comedy

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Backstage comedies and musicals are commonplace - we all like to know what goes behind-the-scenes of the makings of theatre.

The Play That Goes Wrong

The theatre loves nothing more than itself, especially when things aren't going to plan: this kind of self-sustaining narcissism has made hits of everything from The Producers and Spamalot to Michael Frayn's Noises Off.

Bad bad acting

It’s taken a while but here it is. The Play That Goes Wrong is like Noises Off, but simpler.

Bad bad acting

It’s taken a while but here it is. The Play That Goes Wrong is like Noises Off, but simpler.

She Stoops to Conquer, Northern Broadsides: Review

This classic comedy from playwright Oliver Goldsmith has caused division among audiences over the years about what type of comedy it is. Is it a farce? Is it satire? Or is it simply a comedy of manners? After seeing this Northern Broadsides production

The Play That Goes Wrong

Mischief Theatre should be an inspiration to all aspiring thespians. The company originally formed only six years ago when they graduated from LAMDA but have come up with a concept so good that it could just become the new The 39 Steps.

The Play That Goes Wrong, Duchess Theatre, London

A hapless crew of would-be thespians battle through a series of stage disasters – garbled lines, a collapsing set – in this delightful comedy.

30 great one-liners

Pictures: From Groucho Marx to Homer Simpson, Martin Chilton picks some sparkling one-liners.

Cardinal Burns - Soho Theatre

British Comedy Award winning and BAFTA nominated duo Cardinal Burns are hitting Soho. Following their second series on Channel 4, the duo are ready to unleash a torrent of never-before-seen characters and familiar faces from the series all over Soho Th