The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

The Criterion Theatre

T: 0844 815 6131

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A hilarious play about six incompetent crooks desperate to get hold of a diamond, from the team behind The Play That Goes Wrong.

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


  • Piccadilly Circus
  • Leicester Square
  • Charing Cross
  • Green Park
  • Oxford Circus
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