National Theatre Live in HD Encores: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Wed, Sep 15 7pm
★★★★★ 'Dazzlingly inventive...a beautiful, eloquent show.' Evening Standard
★★★★★ 'Magical and moving.' Daily Mail
★★★★ 'Funny and extremely moving' Daily Telegraph
Following its smash-hit live broadcast in 2012 and in-theatre brodcast in 2015, the National Theatre production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time returns to Rialto Cinemas.
Based on the acclaimed novel by Mark Haddon, adapted by Simon Stephens and directed by Marianne Elliott, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time has been hailed by The Times as 'a phenomenal combination of storytelling and spectacle.' Winner of 7 Olivier Awards and 5 Tony Awards® including Best New Play, this critically acclaimed production has astonished audiences around the world!
Christopher, fifteen years old, has an extraordinary brain – exceptional at maths while ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion of killing Mrs Shears' dog Wellington, he records each fact about the event in the book he is writing to solve the mystery of the murder. But his detective work, forbidden by his father, takes him on a frightening journey that upturns his world.