The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
Photo: Brinkhoff Mogenburg
Currently playing at the Gielgud Theatre
As the title suggests, the story concerns a mystery surrounding the death of a neighbour’s dog that is investigated by young Christopher Boone. Christopher has an extraordinary brain and is exceptional at maths while ill equipped to interpret everyday life. During its premiere run, the play tied the record for winning the most Olivier Awards (seven), including Best New Play at the 2013 ceremony. Its based on the award-winning novel by Mark Haddon.