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Improvathon 2016 – The Lost Theatre, London

Improvathon 2016

Director: Adam Meggido Reviewer: Edie Ranvier   Seek to describe Improvathon 2016, and numbers come easier than words. 50 hours’ continuous improvised comedy. 25 two-hour episodes across four “seasons”. Ninth annual event. More than 40 performers. An audience in their seats from 7pm on Friday to 9pm on Sunday. They do let you out if you ask nicely. This year’s ...

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Showstopper! The Improvised Musical – Apollo Theatre, London

Creators and Directors: Adam Meggido and Dylan Emery Reviewer: Stephen Bates     “So good you need to see it twice” reviewers were told by the producers before attending this “make your own” musical. Twice to appreciate the versatility of the performers, twice to believe that every show really is different. More than seven years after Adam Meggido and Dylan ...

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Peter Pan Goes Wrong – Oxford Playhouse, Oxford

Writers: Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer, Henry Shields Director: Adam Meggido Reviewer: Bethaney Rimmer It may only be June, but that didn’t deter last night’s audience from thoroughly enjoying Polytechnic Dramatic Society’s corker of a Christmas pantomime (or rather, traditional Christmas vignette) of Peter Pan. Following on from winning this year’s Olivier Award for Best New Comedy for The Play That ...

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Peter Pan Goes Wrong – Curve, Leicester

Writers: Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer &Henry Shields Director: Adam Meggido Reviewer: Claire Going If there’s one thing that people love to see during alive theatre performance, it’s mistakes. So, to go and see a production full of them is no doubt going to turn frowns upside-down. Following on from the huge success of The Play that Goes Wrong, Mischief Theatre ...

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Peter Pan Goes Wrong – The King’s Theatre, Edinburgh

Writers: Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer &Henry Shields Director – Adam Meggido Reviewer – Dominic Corr Absolutely dreadful, a gaggle of utter amateurs playing dress up on a stage being held together with broom handles and string. Vast casting errors, unprofessional bickering and squabbles, faulty scenery all complete with stage hands who have no regard for the audience’s safety. Mischief Theatre’s ...

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Peter Pan Goes Wrong – New Theatre, Cardiff

Writer: Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields Director: Adam Meggido Reviewer: Megan Pearce From the same creators as the West End smash hit The Play That Goes Wrong, Mischief Theatre Company are now performing their new piece Peter Pan Goes Wrong. The show will have you sobbing uncontrollably with laughter from start to finish. There is not much to ...

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Peter Pan Goes Wrong – Theatre Royal, Glasgow

Writers: Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer &Henry Shields Director: Adam Meggido Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys Mischief Theatre are doubtlessly flying high after their Olivier Award win at the weekend for The Play That Goes Wrong (the first in their now expanding ‘Goes Wrong’ series). The latest outing for the band of horrors they have created, The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society, is in ...

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Peter Pan Goes Wrong – Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Writers: Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields Director: Adam Meggido Reviewer: Marina Spark The sequel to Mischief Theatre’s West End smash hit The Play That Goes Wrong has come to Plymouth's Theatre Royal, and the show starts from the word go. Early birds are rewarded with a cheeky bit of playful interaction from the "techies" and cast - hard ...

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