Skip to Main Content
One Man, Two Guvnors Tickets Broadway

One Man, Two Guvnors Tickets

Music Box Theatre

239 West 45th Street

Between Broadway and 8th Avenue

New York NY 10036

One Man, Two Guvnors Summary

In One Man, Two Guvnors, James Corden stars as Francis Henshall (“One Man”). Always-famished and easily-confused, Henshall agrees to work for a local gangster as well as a criminal in hiding (“Two Guvnors”), both of whom are linked in a tangled web of schemes and romantic associations... none of which Francis can keep straight. So he has to do everything in his power to keep his two guvnors from meeting while trying to eat anything in sight along the way. Simple.

Falling trousers, flying fish heads, star-crossed lovers, cross-dressing mobsters and a fabulous on-stage band are just some of what awaits at the most “deliriously funny” (The Daily Telegraph) new play to cross the pond in decades.

"The single funniest production I've ever seen." - Mark Lawson, BBC

"The National Theatre's blockbuster, laugh-a-minute hit!" - Daily Mail

"One of the funniest productions in the National's history!" - The Guardian

"An astonishing tour-de-force, lit up by James Corden." - Evening Standard

"Pure comic bliss." - The Independent

"Gloriously funny!" - Financial Times

One Man, Two Guvnors Cast Members:

James Corden, Oliver Chris, Jemima Rooper, Tom Edden, Martyn Ellis, Trevor Laird, Claire Lams, Fred Ridgeway, Daniel Rigby, Suzie Toase, Brian Gonzales, Eli James, Ben Livingston, Sarah Manton, Stephen Pilkington, David Ryan Smith, Natalie Smith

One Man, Two Guvnors Creative Team

Author: Richard Bean, based on The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni
Director: Nicholas Hytner
Composer: With songs by Grant Olding
Producer: Bob Boyett/National Theatre
Press Agent: Boneau/Bryan-Brown

One Man, Two Guvnors Award Winners/Nominees

Nominated for 7 2012 Tony Awards
  • Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre - Grant Olding
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play - James Corden - Winner!
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play - Tom Edden
  • Best Scenic Design of a Play - Mark Thompson
  • Best Costume Design of a Play - Mark Thompson
  • Best Sound Design of a Play - Paul Arditti
  • Best Direction of a Play - Nicholas Hytner

Nominated for 3 Drama Desk Awards
  • Outstanding Actor in a Play - James Corden - Winner!
  • Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play - Tom Edden - Winner!
  • Outstanding Music in a Play - Grant Olding - Winner!

Nominated for 4 Outer Critic Circle Awards
  • Outstanding New Broadway Play - Winner!
  • Outstanding Director of a Play - Nicholas Hytner - Winner!
  • Outstanding Actor in a Play - James Corden - Winner!
  • Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play - Tom Edden

One Man, Two Guvnors Related Links

One Man, Two Guvnors In the News

Commedia Dell’Arte via English Music Hall

James Corden brings his slapstick farce, One Man, Two Guvnors, a West End hit, to Broadway.

Media items not found

One Man, Two Guvnors Tickets

Running Time:

Approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes, including intermission

Audience :

tba
Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

First Preview Date Opening Date On Sale Through
April 6, 2012 April 18, 2012 (begins 04/06)
09/02/12

Box Office Hours

Monday - Saturday: 10am - 6pm
Sunday: Closed

Beginning October 18:
Monday - Saturday: 10am - 8pm
Sunday: Closed (Beginning November 6: Noon - 6pm)

No future sales 30 minutes before start of performance.

Book Parking With SpotHero

We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation's leading parking reservations app.

To reserve your parking spot, visit the Music Box Theatre SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.

Venue Policies
No weapons permitted on the premises. The use of cameras, cell phones, and other recording devices inside the theatre is strictly prohibited by law.


Coat Room

Yes. No strollers or furs.