The Play That Goes Wrong

The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong… does! The accident-prone thespians battle against all odds to make it through to their final curtain call, with hilarious consequences!

Cornley Polytechnic Cast and Crew:
Chris Bean – Director, Head of the Society, Inspector Carter
Max Bennett – Cecil Haversham/Arthur the Gardener
Robert Grove – Thomas Colleymore
Jonathan Harris – Charles Haversham
Dennis Tyde – Perkins the Butler
Sandra Wilkinson – Florence Colleymoore

Stage Manager – Annie Twilloil
LX and SFX – Trevor Watkins

Cast & Crew

Cast

Chris Bean
Dennis Tyde
Annie Twilloil
  (credited as Nancy Wallinger)
  (14th September 2014 – 19th August 2015)
Chris Bean
  (14th September 2014 – 19th August 2015)
Dennis Tyde
  (14th September 2014 – 19th August 2015)
Jill Jones/Understudy (Tess/Sandra/Annie)
  (14th September 2014 – 19th August 2015)
Jonathan Harris/Understudy (Robert)
  (14th September 2014 – 19th August 2015)
Max Bennett
  (14th September 2014 – 15th July 2015)
Phil Phillips/Understudy (Jonathan/Chris/Dennis/Trevor)
  (14th September 2014 – 19th August 2015)
Robert Grove
  (14th September 2014 – 19th August 2015)
Sandra Wilkinson
  (14th September 2014 – 19th August 2015)
Trevor Watson/Understudy (Max)
  (14th September 2014 – 19th August 2015)
Annie Twilloil
  (19th August 2015 – 29th June 2016)
Chris Bean
  (19th August 2015 – 29th June 2016)
Dennis Tyde
  (19th August 2015 – 29th June 2016)
Jonathan Harris
  (19th August 2015 – 29th June 2016)
Max Bennett
  (19th August 2015 – 29th June 2016)
Robert Grove
  (19th August 2015 – 29th June 2016)
Sandra Wilkinson
  (19th August 2015 – 29th June 2016)
Trevor Watson
  (19th August 2015 – 29th June 2016)
Understudy
  (19th August 2015 – 29th June 2016)
Understudy
  (19th August 2015 – 29th June 2016)
Understudy
  (19th August 2015 – 29th June 2016)
Understudy
  (19th August 2015 – 29th June 2016)
Annie Twilloil
  (29th June 2016 – 10th May 2017)
Chris Bean
  (29th June 2016 – 10th May 2017)
Dennis Tyde
  (29th June 2016 – 10th May 2017)
Jimmy/Understudy
  (29th June 2016 – 10th May 2017)
Jonathan Harris
  (29th June 2016 – 10th May 2017)
Max Bennett
  (29th June 2016 – 10th May 2017)
Robert Grove
  (29th June 2016 – 10th May 2017)
Sandra Wilkinson
  (29th June 2016 – 10th May 2017)
Seiw Hutchinson/Understudy
  (29th June 2016 – 10th May 2017)
Suzie-Tara Jones/Understudy (Annie, 2nd cover Sandra)
  (29th June 2016 – 10th May 2017)
Trevor Watson
  (29th June 2016 – 10th May 2017)
Understudy
  (29th June 2016 – 10th May 2017)
Annie Twilloil
  (21st – 25th February 2017)
Chris Bean
  (21st – 25th February 2017)
Dennis Tyde
  (21st – 25th February 2017)
Jonathan Harris
  (21st – 25th February 2017)
Robert Grove
  (21st – 25th February 2017)
Sandra Wilkinson
  (21st – 25th February 2017)
Trevor Watson
  (21st – 25th February 2017)
Understudy (Sandra/Annie)
  (21st – 25th February 2017)
Annie Twilloil
  (10th May 2017 – 28th March 2018)
Chris Bean
  (10th May 2017 – 28th January 2018)
Dennis Tyde
  (10th May 2017 – 28th March 2018)
Emily Tottentale/Understudy (Annie, Sandra)
  (10th May 2017 – 28th March 2018)
Eoin/Understudy (Trevor/Max/Robert/Chris/Dennis/Jonathan)
  (10th May 2017 – 28th March 2018)
Jonathan Harris
  (10th May 2017 – 28th March 2018)
Jymm/Understudy (Dennis, Chris, Jonathan)
  (10th May 2017 – 28th March 2018)
Max Bennett/2nd cover Chris Bean
  (10th May 2017 – 28th March 2018)
Roald Chesney/Understudy (Sandra)
  (10th May 2017 – 28th March 2018)
Robert Grove
  (10th May 2017 – 28th January 2018)
Sandra Wilkinson
  (10th May 2017 – 28th March 2018)
Trevor Watson
  (10th May 2017 – 28th March 2018)
Sandra Wilkinson
  (7th November 2017)
Jonathan Harris
  (1st – 3rd December 2017)
Chris Bean
  (28th January – 28th March 2018)
Robert Grove
  (started 28th January 2018)
Annie Twilloil
  (started 28th March 2018)
Arthur Ingleberry/Understudy
  (started 28th March 2018)
Clire Rice/Understudy
  (started 28th March 2018)
Doris Henderson/Understudy
  (started 28th March 2018)
Jimbo Jones/Understudy
  (started 28th March 2018)
Jonathan Harris
  (started 28th March 2018)
Max Bennett
  (started 28th March 2018)
Sandra Wilkinson
  (started 28th March 2018)
Trevor Watson
  (started 28th March 2018)

Crew

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Lighting Designer
Original Music
Set Designer
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Play description

The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong… does! The accident-prone thespians battle against all odds to make it through to their final curtain call, with hilarious consequences!

Cornley Polytechnic Cast and Crew:
Chris Bean – Director, Head of the Society, Inspector Carter
Max Bennett – Cecil Haversham/Arthur the Gardener
Robert Grove – Thomas Colleymore
Jonathan Harris – Charles Haversham
Dennis Tyde – Perkins the Butler
Sandra Wilkinson – Florence Colleymoore

Stage Manager – Annie Twilloil
LX and SFX – Trevor Watkins

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