About the show
Enjoy the return of the multi-award-winning West End production of The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time for a limited time at the Piccadilly Theatre.
Winner of seven Olivier Awards and five Tony Awards, The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time, adapted by Simon Stephens from the novel by Mark Haddon and directed by Marianne Elliott, returns to the London stage.
Meet Christopher John Francis Boone, an extraordinary 15-year-old boy with an exceptional mathematical mind, who is unable to deal with everyday life. He hates being touched and has never ventured further than the end of his road.
After discovering Mrs Shears’ dead dog, seemingly speared with a garden fork, the young boy embarks on a frightening journey that turns his world upside down in search of the killer.
Former Associate of the National Theatre, Marianne Elliott OBE directs the smash-hit play. Her previous productions include Tony Kushner’s Angels in America, War Horse and Pillars of the Community, as well as currently playing musical comedy Company at the Gielgud Theatre.
Writer of 15 children’s books, author Mark Haddon is the winner of two BAFTAs. The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time has also been awarded 17 literary prizes, including the Whitbread Award.
The play is adapted by Simon Stephens, who has worked on many top productions during his long-standing career, including The Threepenny Opera, Port and Harper Regan.
The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time runs from 29 November to 27 April at the Piccadilly Theatre.