Present Laughter
Closed 2h 30m
Present Laughter

Present Laughter London Reviews and Tickets

(6 Ratings)
Members say
Entertaining, Delightful, Great acting, Funny, Clever

About the Show

Andrew Scott stars in a revival production of Noël Coward’s classic comedy about love and identity.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (6)

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113 Reviews | 8 Followers
Hilarious, Great acting, Funny, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if You like great acting (Andrew Scott and Sophie Thompson were sublime) and a very funny play.

Don't see it if You don't like British humor and comedies.

21 Reviews | 0 Followers
Challenging, Elaborate, Witty, Acting masterclass, Absorbing

See it if You are interested in acting. Andrew Scott was immense. Standing ovation instant in his last word

Don't see it if You just want to see whimsical shows

39 Reviews | 2 Followers
Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful, Clever

See it if You’re an Andrew Scott Fan!

Don't see it if No reasons. Go if it ever comes back!!

22 Reviews | 0 Followers
Quirky, Entertaining, Great acting, Funny, Absorbing

See it if You love comedy, great writing and great acting

Don't see it if You're not a fan of sitcoms

41 Reviews | 0 Followers
Riveting, Refreshing, Hilarious, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if Andrew Scott and Sophie Thompson, in particular, gave masterclass performances, whichwere hilarious

Don't see it if Noel Coward isn't for everyone in the 21st century

11 Reviews | 0 Followers
Delightful, Entertaining, Enchanting, Clever

See it if Powerfully funny, fast and frenetic performance

Don't see it if Don’t like Noel coward

Critic Reviews (6)

The Arts Desk
June 26th, 2019

Andrew Scott continues his rise and rise...The Irish star is sublimely funny - and moving, too - in Noël Coward classic.'
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The Guardian (UK)
June 26th, 2019

Andrew Scott dazzles in Coward's classic comedy...Scott is richly funny as a peacocking Peter Pan whose theatrical bohemia is threatened by outsiders.'
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Time Out London
June 26th, 2019

Andrew Scott is wondrous in this revelatory update... Coward’s comedy lets Scott show off both his endless proficiency for delivering a well-timed quip, and his physical virtuosity.'
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The London Evening Standard
June 26th, 2019

Andrew Scott is glorious in this revival of Noël Coward’s chaotic Thirties caper... It’s a fascinatingly detailed interpretation of a character...'
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The Times (UK)
June 26th, 2019

The show belongs to Andrew Scott. His panache fills the entire theatre. The part feels made for him and he knows it.'
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London Theatre
June 26th, 2019

...a magnetic Scott delivers again...the laughter which roared through the stalls at the Old Vic for most the duration of this hilarious Present Laughter is just so welcome.'
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