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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

based on the novel by Mark Haddon
adapted by Simon Stephens

To 7 January 2017
Running Time: 2 hours 40 mins inc 20 min interval

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The National Theatre's award-winning production is playing now at the Gielgud Theatre in London's West End.

Find out more on the official website.

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When tickets are not available from this website, there may be availability from Delfont Mackintosh Theatres.

UK Tour 2017

UK Tour begins January 2017, visit for dates and venues (link opens in a new window)

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is based on Mark Haddon’s award-winning novel, adapted by Simon Stephens and directed by Marianne Elliott. The production won 7 Olivier Awards in 2013 and 5 Tony awards in 2015 including Best Play.

Suitable for 11yrs+

There is some strong language in this production, as there is in the novel. This occurs at the very beginning of the show and infrequently at other points during the show.
Please contact the box office should you wish to have more information.

On Broadway

Now playing at the Ethel Barrymore Theater in New York City. Find out more on the offical website.


Listen to Adrian Sutton's soundtrack for the production at

photo © Manuel Harlan

5 star rating

A beautiful, eloquent, dazzlingly inventive show about the wonders of life

Evening Standard
4 star rating

Marianne Elliott’s beautiful, ingenious and deeply-felt production has now transferred triumphantly to the West End

Daily Telegraph

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, 2015 Trailer

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