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Direct from the West End, following their smash hit success with The Play That Goes Wrong and The Comedy About A Bank Robbery, the multi award-winning Mischief Theatre return to Mayflower Theatre with their brand-new comedy all about growing up.

Do we choose who we become?
Is the story of our lives already written?
Do we ever really grow up? 

Follow an unruly classroom of six year-olds on their journey through anarchic high school teenagers to the challenges of adulthood.

Bag your tickets early. This is a lesson not to be skipped!

An auditorium of all ages nearly choked themselves to death laughing’
Daily Mail

There’s no resisting gags of this calibre'
Sunday Times

‘UTTER JOY. Top of the class’


All images and video feature the original West End cast. 2021 touring cast yet to be announced. 

Running Time

Approximately 2 hours 40 minutes including an interval.

Age Advice:

Recommended age 13+

Standard Pricing
Tue - Sat 7.30pm £22.50 to £37.50
Thu 2pm £19.50 to £34.50
Sat 2pm £22.50 to £37.50
Executive Membership £6 off top two prices at all performances or 20% off on Tue 18 Jan.
Groups (10+) £5 off. Not available online - please call 02380 711811.
Groups (20+) £6 off plus one free ticket with every 20 purchased.
Not available online - please call 02380 711811.
School & Young People's Groups (10+) £19.50 each student on Tue-Thu performances only.
One free supervisor with every 10. Additional supervisors at standard price.
Not available online - please email
Access Member Discount [What's This?] £5 off.

Click here for further information on concessions, discounts & groups.


VIP Package


Make it an extra special night with a VIP experience!

VIP Packages include a selection of chefs’ canapés and handmade chocolates, plus interval ice-cream. Also included:

1 x bottle of Prosecco for 2 people - £60.00 
1 x bottle of Prosecco for up to 4 people - £90.00
2 x bottles of Prosecco for up to 6 people - £150.00
3 x bottles of Prosecco for up to 10 people including the private hire of executive suite pre show - £295.00

Call Box Office on 02380 711811 to book your package.

Please note that package prices do not include your show ticket.  Bookings are required at least 48 hours before your visit.

VIP Packages are suitable for customers 18+. Soft drink alternatives are available for those under the age of 18 years.



All images feature the original West End cast. 2020 touring cast yet to be announced.

Afternoon Tea

Why not make your visit extra special and share a lovely pre show pot of tea and delicious traditional treats in the bustling environment of our historic Grade II listed theatre? Learn more...

Cheese & Wine Platter

Enjoy a range of in-house cheese and wines in our historic Grade II listed theatre. Learn more