Fifteen year old Christopher likes maths, outer space, and being on his own, but after he finds the dead body of his neighbour's dog, the autistic boy's world opens up before him. Christopher decides to investigate the dog's death, despite his father's objections; along the way, he has to cope with frightening new situations, deal with his dislike of being touched, and discovers a disturbing secret about his dead mother.
Based on the award-winning mystery novel by Mark Haddon, The Curious Incident of The Dog in The Night Time is a new stage production taking place at the Apollo Theatre in Shaftesbury Avenue. They are taking bookings until January 14th with tickets starting from just £12. As well as the show itself, the first Tuesday of every month will hold a free post-show Q&A. Matinees are available on Thursdays & Saturdays at 2.30pm, while evening performance are Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday at 7.30pm or Tuesday at 7pm.
I saw this when I was in London last year! It was amazing- I was wondering how they would manage to adapt the book to stage since so much of it was tied up with how Christopher thought- but they did it really well. And Luke Treadway drew a smiley face on my ticket :)