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Criterion Theatre

Criterion Theatre Piccadilly, London W1J 9HT, England
+44 20 7839 8811
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  • Average5%
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Criterion Theatre Piccadilly, London W1J 9HT, England
St. James's
+44 20 7839 8811
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This theatre was really nice. Maybe 500 people capacity if that, very small and intimate. Easy to find if you catch the tube and hop off at Piccadilly Circus. We saw the comedy about a bank robbery on a Sunday night which was just the...More

Thank Scott N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to this theatre with extended family to see a comedy about a Bank Robbery. The show itself was excellent - the venue even better. It was unusual to have the seating descend down from the admission kiosk but once inside, it is lovely...More

Thank SMO2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutly awesome. Laughed at every part of it. So funny. Id give this 5/5 the acting,story is amazimg. Must habe been a real laugh making and directing it. So funny so entertaining if you like a laugh this show not to be missed...

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends from California were visiting and surprised us with tickets to see Robbery That Went Wrong. We had already seen the first two (loved the first one, but hated the Peter Pan one). What could we do... we were their guests to the Bank Robbery....More

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to see this with a friend mid-August and thoroughly enjoyed it. We saw the matinee on Saturday afternoon, having enjoyed a tipple elsewhere. We had seats with an "obstructed view" up in the gods but... were pleasantly surprised to find the Pillar was no...More

Thank Michelle E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had an open mind when i saw thia show. 99% said it was really funny. Well i started laughing in the first 5mins and then stopped laughing 3 days later. Absolutely the best show i have ever seen. Didnt want it to end. Well...More

1  Thank psychicmedium2006
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To those who didnt enjoy this well staged and performed comedy......you have a problem. Yes its fun of puns and unlikely situations....it is a farce. It is not supposed to be sophisticated nor does it try to be. The staging was brilliant. Overhead tunnels, rope...More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The dialogue in this play is based on childish puns and plays on words. The cast appears to want to be the next generation of Monty Python, but their only strategy is to pile it on. Rapid fire puns are immature groaners that are painful...More

Thank 1Riverman1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was truly looking forward to this play after having seen TPTGW about 2 months ago & thoroughly loving it. This, however was a very different affair. Firstly, from the outset the entire setup was completely different to TPTGW. From the name 'A Comedy About...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the show tonight after having seen the play that goes wrong - funny from start to finish - this is a play where a local bank is looking after a price gem that everyone is trying to steal. This was a great show...More

Thank David B
St. James's
Perennially fashionable since the days of Henry VIII,
the aristocratic “Clubland” of St James's is a premier
destination for high end craft and bespoke design.
Here you’ll lose count of the Royal Warrants (which
indicate that the Royal Family patronizes the
establishment) seen in shop front windows, even during
a short stroll to bordering Green Park or St James’s
Park. With the brightly lit and constantly buzzing
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Kiran M
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Response from Jorge M | Reviewed this property |
Do you love musicals, plays and comedies? If you do then Piccadilly is the right place to stay. It is also a great place to shop. The National Gallery is 5 minutes away; Big Ben is 15 minutes away. Use the subway to get... More