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The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night‑Time

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An absolutely wonderful evening

Wow, I cannot believe I didn’t see this sooner. I’ve worked in education for 7 years and only just... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
M2296SLrobertr
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Wonderful show

Really well acted and definitely worth seeing. As Asperger's syndrome is being more commonly... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
Peggy j
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wow, I cannot believe I didn’t see this sooner. I’ve worked in education for 7 years and only just seen this. It is an absolutely fantastic production, from the set, to the music, to the adaptation of the book and of course the cast. A...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank M2296SLrobertr
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Really well acted and definitely worth seeing. As Asperger's syndrome is being more commonly diagnosed, it will be more relevant to our lives too. I can't rate highly enough. I think the fact that it is still on in London West End, over a year...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Peggy j
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Wanted to see this for ages! Great show, well staged with lots of clever uses of lights etc Interesting perspective on life from someone with ASD Well worth seeing

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Milesandmilesaway
Reviewed 12 November 2017

A friend asked us to go with her for this show and got us tickets 3 rows from the front. I knew nothing about it and thought it may be boring - I was extremely mistaken. The story takes you into the mind of this...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

It was a very good show, especially if you liked the book! I wouldn’t recommend stalls seats as they are very expensive and the show doesn’t have special effects. Cheaper seats will be fine as well!

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

When researching theatre in general, especially my chosen practioner for my AS Drama coursework: Paule Constable, this play had been mentioned a lot with consistently outstanding reviews. Having won the 2013 Laurence Olivier awards for Best New Play, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Came back one last time as studying this for the GCSE syllabus. Still blew my breath away, especially since I could now take in the little details. When he runs away is really the best part (as well as the train at the end of...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

I read the book several years ago in my early teens and loved it, so I was determined to see the show before it ended its run. So glad that I made it in time! The translation from book to play was excellent, in particular...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank GuruLark
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This show absolutely blew my mind, I studied this text at school and loved it to bits so had quite high expectations. This West End production certainly didn't disappoint. Brilliant set design, cast and book adaptation. Do yourself a favour and go and see whilst...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Maddy T
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I have not read the book so didn't really know what to expect. This was a real rollercoaster of emotions, funny, tragic and heartbreaking. The tube station scene really makes you think (won't ruin it for you). Managed to get last minute tickets so got...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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jatkin66
7 December 2016|
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Response from Milo528 | Reviewed this property |
I brought my 12 year old boy and he loved it! It is a really wonderful story well told and certainly gives great insight into the world of autism.
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Mike_Kwasniak
9 June 2016|
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Response from sllondon4 | Reviewed this property |
We sat at the front 4 rows back and it was a great view. I'd recommend you go to the ticket offices in Trafalgar Square at 09:00 on the day you wish to see this and we got our tickets for £15.00. Good luck and enjoy
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