NEWS: Extra Matinees Announced for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The National Theatre, original home of the production, has today announced two extra matinees for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time on Tuesday the 14th February and Tuesday the 30th May. 

This news follows the announcement that the Olivier and Tony award winning play will have its final performance at the Gielgud Theatre in the West End on the 3rd June 2017.

Adapted from Mark Haddon’s Best Selling book and directed by Marianne Elliott, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time has won a record-breaking seven Olivier Awards, including Best New Play, Best Director, Best Design, Best Lighting Design andBest Sound Design. 

The show tells the story of 15 year old Christopher Boone, who has an extraordinary brain; and is exceptional at maths while ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. He sets out to solve a mystery of who killed his neighbour’s dog, but his detective work takes him on a frightening journey that upturns his world.

The production is designed by Bunny Christie, with lighting by Paule Constable, video design by Finn Ross, movement by Scott Graham and Steven Hoggett for Frantic Assembly, music by Adrian Sutton and sound by Ian Dickinson for Autograph.

Cast who are currently in the production includes Joseph Ayre as Christopher Boone with Jo Castleton as his teacher Siobhan, Nicolas Tennant  as Ed, Sarah Stanley as Judy, Jacqueline Clarke as Mrs Alexander, Amanda Posener as Mrs Shears, Ross Waiton as Roger Shears, Matthew Trevannion as Mr Thompson, Danielle Kassaraté/Gemma Knight Jones as No.40/Punk Girl, David Nellist as Reverend Peters, and nineteen year old Thomas Dennis is the alternate Christopher (the youngest actor ever to play Christopher). They are joined by Penelope McGhie, Charleen Qwaye, Philip Stewart and Matt Wilman.

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time continues to play at the Gielgud Theatre until the 3rd June 2017. To book tickets visit:, Discount, Last, Theatre Tickets, Love, Theatre and UK 


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