Venue Details & Map
218 - 223 PiccadillyPiccadilly CircusLondonSW1Y 4XA
- +44 (0)20 7839 8811
I visited the Criterion Theatre to see The Comedy About a Bank Robbery, reviewed below:
Hot on the heels of the surprise success of The Play that goes Wrong, Mischief Theatre Company is a breath of fresh air in the West End. It's evident that the cast and writers have a genuine passion for stage productions with heart- not only do they turn outs highly polished scripts peppered with the breed...more
Last night I finally came to this theatre!
Its crazy how you see something, walk by it almost all your life but never go in it lol
I know right?
Well last night my sister and I went to see "A Comedy About A Bank Robbery" at this theatre and we came away alight with joy and laughter!
The show itself was hilarious!!!! I have a six pack to prove it too!
They utilised that stage like how I...more
Very old small theater..... not a lot of leg room. Seats are small. 2 floors.
During intermission, I saw staffs were selling something in the lobby. Guess what? ICE-CREAM!! And they are in high demand. People waiting in line just to get some ice-cream.
They do have concession stand, selling alcohol and snacks.
The show is funny. Tickets not too expansive. The theater is in the Piccadilly...more
This is such a cool theatre. Bustling around Piccadilly Circus, you don't think for one second that this theatre exists, under ground and so well turned out.
The decor is fabulous. I felt like I was in an Agatha Christie story with the Art Deco feel to the place. And the music piped into the bar.
The theatre itself is breathtaking. I immediately took out my phone to take a picture of it...more
The place is really nice looking to start with(outside and inside). Seats are comfy and it's easy to find the seat you actually booked.
Then the play; 39 Steps is brilliant; funny, well acted with an excellent use of simple prompts.
Finally the icecream in the break is a delight!! (And the bar too!!)