Instructions for a Teenage Armageddon (West End)
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Instructions for a Teenage Armageddon (West End)
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Instructions for a Teenage Armageddon (West End) London Reviews and Tickets

90%
(107 Ratings)
Positive
95%
Mixed
4%
Negative
1%
Members say
Entertaining, Absorbing, Delightful, Resonant, Funny

About the Show

17yo, Taylor Swift believer, copes with sister's demise, joins scouts for a hilarious journey.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (6)

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55 Reviews | 4 Followers
85
Clever, Ambitious, Absorbing, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if you like Netflix teenage movies. also, the acting is excellent, and the fact that it’s a solo performance doesn’t make the play boring

Don't see it if you don’t want to see a rather painful story about loneliness, death and mental disorders

Nic
614 Reviews | 107 Followers
81
A little slow, Heartbreaking, Funny, Relevant, Ambitious

See it if you enjoy a well-performed one-person show.

Don't see it if you need the most riveting show. It has moments of real impact and an earnestness throughout, but doesn’t quite connect as much as it wants. Read more

43 Reviews | 4 Followers
100
Profound, Riveting, Resonant, Dark, Absorbing

See it if You want to see something, I'd say really different. It's play format, with a single actor telling a story. Boring? NO! Captivating!

Don't see it if You may be uncomfortable with pronounced death, and separately, sexual abuse references.

21 Reviews | 0 Followers
72
Resonant, Relevant, Refreshing, Intelligent, Great writing

See it if you want to see a show representing young girls or youth in general and the troubles of growing up. Funny dark humour

Don't see it if Easily offended or sensitive to topics about death

4 Reviews | 0 Followers
90
Clever, Delightful, Absorbing, Entertaining

See it if You’d like to see a realistic portrayal of a teenager struggling through grief and their teenage years.

Don't see it if You don’t feel comfortable with themes such as grief and depression.

2 Reviews | 0 Followers
72
Funny, Emotional, Touching, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy simplistic but meaningful shows.

Don't see it if You don’t like one woman/man shows

Critic Reviews (8)

BroadwayWorld
March 18th, 2024

"...it’s a heartbreaking depiction of teenage depression"
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The London Evening Standard
March 18th, 2024

"This is freighted with good intentions but as drama it simply isn’t good enough"
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The Stage (UK)
March 18th, 2024

"Despite the compelling sincerity...production lacks the energy and bite"
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Theatre Weekly (UK)
March 17th, 2024

“tour-de-force performance from Charithra Chandran”
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All That Dazzles (UK)
March 20th, 2024

"Rosie Day’s writing is wonderfully refreshing"
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London Theatre
March 18th, 2024

"Anyone who has ever been a teenage girl and felt ignored will find plenty to empathise"
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WhatsOnStage
March 22nd, 2024

"Rosie Day’s solo show... grounded in her own personal experiences."
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The Guardian (UK)
March 18th, 2024

"The production longs for a little more of the wildly ambitious, teen-fuelled nihilism"
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