It has been confirmed that the Almeida Theatre production of The Twilight Zone will transfer to the Ambassadors Theatre from the 4th March 2019.
Based on the original stories by Rod Serling, and two of the most frequent contributors, Charles Beaumont and Richard Matheson from the CBS television series, The Twilight Zone will make its West End debut next year at the Ambassadors Theatre.
Adapted for the stage by Anne Washburn (Mr Burns) and directed by the multi award-winning director (winner of 7 Olivier Awards), Richard Jones The Twilight Zone is a mixture of morality tales, fables and fantasy.
You are about to enter another dimension, a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind. A journey into a wondrous land of imagination. Next stop, the Twilight Zone…
The Twilight Zone has design by Paul Steinberg, with costume design by Nicky Gillibrand, lighting design by Mimi Jordan Sherin, and D.M Wood, composition and sound by Sarah Angliss, sound by Christopher Shutt, movement direction by Aletta Collins, casting by Julia Horan, and illusions by Richard Wiseman and Will Houstoun. Casting to be announced in due course.
The production is produced by Ron Fogelman for Your Next Stop Limited and the Almeida Theatre. Kenny Wax is executive producer.
Talking about the news, Rupert Goold, Artistic Director, Almeida Theatre said “Half of the people who booked to see The Twilight Zone at the Almeida were visiting our theatre for the first time so it feels hugely exciting to be giving new audiences another chance to catch this extraordinary, wildly entertaining creation from Anne Washburn and Richard Jones.”
The Twilight Zone will play at the Ambassadors Theatre from the 4th March. To book tickets visit: https://lovelondonloveculture.tixuk.com/london-theatre/plays/the-twilight-zone