Starts 17 November 2023
Based on the hit Netflix series
Stranger Things: The First Shadow is the major new stage show based on the smash-hit Netflix TV series.
From the producers of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child comes the thrilling new show, set within the mythology and world of Stranger Things.
Directed by acclaimed, award-winning director Stephen Daldry (The Crown, Billy Elliot the Musical), and creatively overseen by Matt & Ross Duffer – the Duffer Brothers, the show promises to be a major new addition to the Stranger Things universe.
The show will begin performances at the Phoenix Theatre in London from 17 November 2023
There is currently no information on exact dates, or casting for Stranger Things: The First Shadow – but check back regularly for details, or sign-up for our News Alerts.
Stranger Things: The First Shadow is produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, Stephen Daldry and Netflix, with 21 Laps as associate producers.
What's the story of Stranger Things: The First Shadow?
Hawkins, 1959: a regular town with regular worries. Young Jim Hopper’s car won’t start, Bob Newby’s sister won’t take his radio show seriously and Joyce Maldonado just wants to graduate and get the hell out of town. When new student Henry Creel arrives, his family finds that a fresh start isn’t so easy… and the shadows of the past have a very long reach.
Who is in the cast of Stranger Things: The First Shadow?
Casting for Stranger Things: The First Shadow to be announced
Who are the creative team of Stranger Things: The First Shadow?
Director – Stephen Daldry
Co-director – Justin Martin
Writer – Kate Trefry
Based on the Netflix TV series Stranger Things
Produced by Netflix and Sonia Friedman Productions
Creative Producers – The Duffer Brothers
Associate Producers – 21 Laps
Set design – Miriam Buether
Costume design – Brigitte Reiffenstuel
Lighting design – Jon Clark
Sound design – Paul Arditti
Illusions design – Jamie Harrison & Chris Fisher
Video design – 59 Productions
Movement director – Coral Messam
Wigs, hair and make-up design – Campbell Young Associates
Casting – Charlotte Sutton CDG
International casting consultancy – Jim Carnahan,
Technical Director – Gary Beestone for Gary Beestone Associates
Further creative team members to be announced
Venue InformationPhoenix Theatre, Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0JP
Nearest Tube or Train: Leicester Square (Piccadilly line, Northern line), Tottenham Court Road (Central line, Northern line)
Nearest Buses: 19, 22, 24, 38, 40, 176