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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – The Lowry, Salford.

Writer: Simon Stephens Based on the novel by: Mark Haddon Director: Marianne Elliot Reviewer: Matt Forrest It seems fitting that The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time finishes its UK tour at The Lowry. Following the award for ‘Best Visiting Production’ at the Manchester Theatre Awards earlier this year. This spectacular production bows out in style, and fully ...

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The Curious Incident of The Dog In The Night-Time – Milton Keynes Theatre

Writer: Mark Haddon Adaptor: Simon Stephens Director: Marianne Elliott Reviewer: Maggie Constable Making a much-anticipated arrival at Milton Keynes this week, is The Curious Incident of The Dog in The Night-Time, penned by acclaimed author Mark Haddon and adapted for the stage by Simon Stephens. The play is a National Theatre production, winner of seven Olivier awards Christopher Boone, a ...

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time– Theatre Royal, Norwich

Writer: Mark Haddon Adaptor: Simon Stephens Director: Marianne Elliott Reviewer: Lu Greer   As you take your seat, you’re greeted with the sight of Wellington – the neighbour’s dog who is currently lying dead with a garden fork protruding from his side. It is this act of violence which leads 15 year old Christopher Boone on an investigation which will ...

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – The Grand, Leeds

Writer: Mark Haddon Adaptor: Simon Stephens Director: Marianne Elliott Reviewer: Holly Spanner As the audiencefilesinto the auditorium, it becomes clear a gruesome crime has already taken place. Lying centre stage is a dog, with a garden fork sticking out of its side. Written by Mark Haddon, the original novel was winner of the Whitbread Book of the Year, the Commonwealth ...

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – King’s Theatre, Glasgow

Writer: Simon Stephens Based on the novel by: Mark Haddon Director: Marianne Elliott Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys There's little more one can say about a story once deemed unstageable by its author, which when adapted for the stage by Simon Stephens subsequently went on to win seven Olivier and five Tony Awards: this production of Mark Haddon's best-selling, award-winning, much-loved The ...

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – Bristol Hippodrome

Writer: Simon Stephens Based on the novel by: Mark Haddon Director: Marianne Elliott Reviewer: Beth Steer Chronicling the investigative attempts of Christopher, a teenager with Asperger's Syndrome, to solve the murder of a dog stabbed to death with a garden fork in the middle of the night, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is a tale of ...

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The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time. Liverpool Empire Theatre.

Writer: Mark Haddon Adaptor: Simon Stephens Director: Marianne Elliott Reviewer: Vicki Goodwin The audience files into their seats. Something horrific has taken place. Laying motionless on the stage is a large dog, its side punctured with a massive garden fork. How did the dog get there? Who would commit such a violently unspeakable act? These questions are mirrored and amplified ...

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – New Theatre, Oxford

Writer: Simon Stephens, based on the book by Mark Haddon Director: Marianne Elliott Reviewer: Bethaney Rimmer It’s not every day you walk into the theatre and see a dog centre stage, fatally wounded with a pitchfork, but so begins this extraordinary story of 15 year old Christopher Boone (Joshua Jenkins) who has, as he likes to describe it, ‘behavioural difficulties’, ...

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