First Look at the new cast of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time at the Gielgud theatre
Hot on the heels of its Broadway triumph, the West End production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time has welcomed a new cast.
The new West End cast is led by Sion Daniel Young as Christopher Boone. He is joined by Rebecca Lacey as Siobhan, Nicolas Tennant as Ed, Mary Stockley as Judy, Jacqueline Clarke as Mrs Alexander, Indra Ové as Mrs Shears, Stephen Beckett as Roger Shears, Matthew Trevannion as Mr Thompson, Pearl Mackie as No. 40/Punk Girl, Sean McKenzie as Reverend Peters and Kaffe Keating plays alternate Christopher. They are joined by Mark Rawlings, Penelope McGhie, Naomi Said and Simon Victor.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time started life in 2012 at the National Theatre, transferring to the West End in 2013 (winning seven Olivier Awards including Best New Play), the production was briefly put on hold when the ceiling of the Apollo theatre collapsed injuring 76 people, however the National quickly re-homed the production and it is now simultaneously running at the Gielgud Theatre in London’s West End, on Broadway and on tour in the UK and Ireland. The production has been hugely successful during this year’s Broadway theatre awards season in New York, also winning 5 Outer Critics Circle Awards, including Outstanding New Broadway Play and 6 Drama Desk awards including Outstanding Play.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is now taking bookings at the Gielgud theatre until 13 February 2016.