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Ocean's Eleven meets the Marx Brothers in this dynamite new comedy now in its third year in the West End!

Following the phenomenal sell-out success of their multi award-winning The Play That Goes Wrong, Mischief Theatre return with their latest West End smash hit, The Comedy About A Bank Robbery.

A priceless diamond has been entrusted to the city bank, an institution so corrupt that even the security guards are on the take. Can it be safely stored or will it all go horribly wrong?

Don't miss this smash-and-grab hit comedy, guaranteed to deliver swag loads of laughter. Book now, it’d be criminal to miss it!

'This is the funniest show in the West End' 
Daily Telegraph

'A fast and fabulous comedy caper' 
The Times

★★★★★ Sunday Telegraph
★★★★★ Radio Times

Running Time

Approximately 2 hours 15 minutes with one interval.

Age Advice:

Recommended age 11+
Moderate sexual innuendos throughout.


Contains strobe lighting.

Please note that the outer side Stalls seats in rows E-N have a potentially restricted view and are priced as second price tickets.

Standard Pricing
Tue - Sat 7.30pm £23.50 to £36.50
Sat 2pm £23.50 to £36.50
Wed & Thu 2pm £19.50 to £32.50
Executive Membership £6 off top two prices on all performances.
20% off 2 tickets on Tue evening performance.
Young Person Under 16 £6 off each ticket. Excludes lowest price tickets.
Groups (10+) £3 off top two prices. Not available online - please call 02380 711811.
Groups (20+) £5 off top two prices plus one free ticket with every 20 purchased.
Not available online - please call 02380 711811.
School & Young Person's Groups (10+) £18 per student on Tue evening and Wed matinee and evening performances only.
One free supervisor with every 20. Additional supervisors full price.
Not available online - please email

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


Ovation, Mayflower Restaurant

Start your visit in style! Our award winning restaurant on the third floor within the theatre is open for pre-show theatre lunches and dining. Relax, unwind and enjoy classic flavours with a modern twist. Tempted? See our Menus...

Dinner, Show & Hotel Package


Add that extra sparkle to your evening! Indulge in a three course meal in our fantastic restaurant Ovation, a top price show ticket, and a stay at one of Southampton’s premier hotels. Learn More…


VIP Box Package


Make it an extra special night and experience VIP treatment with a Package.  Learn more...

VIP Box Package

VIP Box Packages for 4 people include the following:

Personally greeted by a dedicated host on arrival.

A private table will be reserved in one of our bars for you to enjoy pre show.

Bottle of Prosecco or Champagne on ice at your table.

A selection of canapés served at your table and chef’s handmade chocolates.

Your host will collect and direct you to your seats for the start of the performance.

4 pre ordered ice-creams will be served to your box during the interval.

Our VIP package for 4 people is £90.00 to include VAT or £120.00 if you prefer to enjoy a bottle of Champagne. 

For an additional £50.00 you would be invited to enjoy private hospitality in our Executive Suite pre show (subject to availability).

Call Box Office on 02380 711811 to book your package.

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


Afternoon Tea

Why not make your visit extra special and share a lovely post-show pot of tea in the bustling environment of our historic Grade II listed theatre? Enjoy delicious traditional treats prepared by our award-winning chefs in Ovation after the show. Learn more...