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From the NATIONAL THEATRE Producers of WAR HORSE

Comes THE OLIVER AND TONY AWARD WINNING BEST PLAY

Based on the best-selling novel by Mark Haddon

The acclaimed National Theatre production

THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME

>>Christoper Boone: My name is Christopher John Francis Boone. I like maths, outer space, looking after Toby, and I see everything.

TONY AND OLIVER award winning playwright SIMON STEPHENS

Simon Stephens- Playwright

>>Simon Stepehens: I read the book, quite shortly after it’s first publication in 2003 because it was one of those books that everyone was reading.

Mark Haddon- Author

>> Mark Haddon: I was absolutely convinced that my novel was unfilmable and unstagable, and Simon’s genius was that I was completely and utterly wrong.

>>Simon Stephens: I knew that the key to it was that Marianne Elliott had to direct it.

TONY AND OLIVER award winning director MARIANNE ELLIOTT

Marianne Elliott- Director

>> Marianne Elliott: I felt that it would be wonderful to be immersed in it. Breathing the same air as Christopher does, completely inside his head.

>>Simon Stepehens: People who love the novel I think will be dazzled by Marianne’s imagination. People who don’t know the novel I think will fall in love with Christopher Boone.

“A BEAUTIFUL, DAZZLINGLY INVENTIVE SHOW ABOUT THE WONDERS OF LIFE.” – EVENING STANDARD

“EYE-OPENING, LIFE-AFFIRMING AND UNMISSABLE.”- TIME Magazine

>>Awards Presenter: And the winner, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time!

WINNER! 7 OLIVER AWARDS including BEST NEW PLAY

Joanne Froggatt, Actress, Downton Abbey

>>Joanne Froggatt: It’s just very beautiful, and poignant.

Maisie Williams, Actress, Game of Thrones

>>Maisie Williams: Absolutely blown away by it.

Tom Hiddleston, Actor

>>Tom Hiddleston: It’s an astonishing piece of theatre.

“ONE OF THE MOST FULLY IMMERSIVE WORKS EVER TO WALLOP BROADWAY”- The New York Times

>>Kelly Ripa: I saw a play last night that I want to encourage everyone to see. It’s The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. Everything about it is incredible.

>>Whoopi Goldberg: I saw an amazing show last night. These performances knocked me out. I mean, stunned me!

“BELIEVE THE BUZZ” – Variety

>>Bryan Cranston: And the Tony award goes to The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.

WINNER! 5 TONY AWARDS including BEST PLAY

>>Voice Over: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time! The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time! The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time!

>> Marianne Elliott: It’s about all of us encountering things that we find overwhelming and confusing, and feeling that fear, but driving through anyway.

>>Simon Stepehens: It’s not just a night out watching a play, it’s really a theatrical event.

>>Actor: Come on Christoper, touch my hand.

The acclaimed National Theatre production THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME.

A NEW PLAY BY SIMON STEPHENS

BASED ON THE NOVEL BY MARK HADDON

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