The Canterville Ghost (London)
Closed 1h 40m
The Canterville Ghost (London)
76

The Canterville Ghost (London) London Reviews and Tickets

76%
(7 Ratings)
Positive
86%
Mixed
14%
Negative
0%
Members say
Entertaining, Delightful, Absorbing, Clever, Enchanting

About the Show

A vaudeville spectacular inspired by Oscar Wilde's short story about an old haunted house.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (7)

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42 Reviews | 9 Followers
70
Funny, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if You enjoy old school vaudeville style entertainment and want a fun night out.

Don't see it if you’re expecting big budget musical theatre. This is an intimate production.

34 Reviews | 1 Follower
58
Hilarious, Dizzying, Entertaining, Cliched, Ambitious

See it if You enjoy scary ghost stories, magic etc and enjoy Oscar Wilde.

Don't see it if You're picky about staging and dialogue.

18 Reviews | 1 Follower
70
Delightful

See it if its cleverly made

Don't see it if its more like a caberet

6 Reviews | 0 Followers
95
Entertaining, Clever, Delightful

See it if The effects were really mesmerizing. The actors had put their soul into their parts.

Don't see it if No

5 Reviews | 0 Followers
85
Great acting, Entertaining, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if Loved the comedy & the individual bonus performances

Don't see it if For some who are not much into comedies, this show might be a drag.

1 Review | 0 Followers
95
Clever, Delightful, Enchanting, Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if Very funny and entertaining totally a fun evening great adaptation to Oscar Wilde

Don't see it if Your expecting to be scared out of your wits end

2 Reviews | 0 Followers
89
Delightful, Clever, Absorbing

See it if If you know that teamwork is important. You are in for a treat. If you are a fan of ghost stories please see this show. Recommended.

Don't see it if You hate ghosts. If you don’t believe in ghosts of any kind etc then do not go and see it. If you hate theatres then do not go either.

Critic Reviews (3)

BroadwayWorld
October 14th, 2022

"Don't go expecting to be spooked or even be given much insight into Wilde's original story, but overall the show is fun, warm, witty and very silly."
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The Stage (UK)
October 14th, 2022

"The framing music-hall presentation seems little more than a likeable gimmick, but towards the end, its purpose becomes clear."
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All That Dazzles (UK)
October 16th, 2022

"The show is by no means a spooky ghost story but in fact a charismatic and funny tribute to the bygone days of Music Hall variety acts...This was certainly an engaging story worth telling as the audience left with smiles aplenty on their faces."
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