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The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

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

Access Information

For access information please call the Criterion Theatre Box Office directly on 020 7839 8811, or email

Cancellation Policy

No refunds or exchanges after booking. 


2 hours and 20 mins. (including interval)

How Does It Work

You will receive a confirmation email with a voucher attached.  Please print this voucher and present it to the venue on the day of the show.  We recommend you arrive a minimum of 30 minutes before the performance start time.

Suitable For Children

Recommended age: 11 +


Tuesdays - Fridays: 7.30pm

Saturdays: 2.30pm & 7.30pm

Sundays: 3pm and 7pm

Booking until 1st November 2020

Where Do I Go

218-223 Piccadilly

Piccadilly Circus



Nearest Train Station : Charing Cross (5 mins)

Nearest Tube Stations : Piccadilly Circus (1 min) or Leicester Square (3 mins)

Buses : 3, 6, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15,19, 22, 23, 38, 88, 94, 139, 159, 453

Criterion Theatre

Latest customer reviews

  • Worth going

    6 July 2017

    Great night out at the Criterion Theatre. Hilarious comedy and so glad we chose this show to see.

    Theresa Confirmed ticket purchaser

  • 23 November 2016

    Absolutely side splittingly funny. Perfect tonic for a sad couple of weeks. Excellent acting, ridiculous plot such a laugh.

    Jackie from Bushey Confirmed ticket purchaser

  • The most fun I have ever had at the theatre!!!

    2 September 2016

    I am from the U.S. and have been to dozens of plays in NYC. Never, ever have I had such a ball!!! A laugh a minute and required paying attention to catch all the comedy! Loved it!!!!

    Charlene stahl Confirmed ticket purchaser

  • Fabulous!!

    19 July 2016

    Engaging Story, great acting, found it extremely funny and amusing. Recommended for the whole family! Can relate to all ages

    Lipper Confirmed ticket purchaser