"Curious Incident" Cast Announced
Posted: Sunday, November 25, 2018, 1:28pm
We're excited to announce the cast of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time! Thank you to everyone who auditioned!
Our cast is Jonah Pearson (Christopher), Rachel Wiltshire (Siobhan), Jaimie Schwartz (Ed), Stephanie Lancaster (Judy), Molly Watson (Mrs. Shears, etc.), Randy Benge (Mr. Shears, etc.), Julie Emmert-Silvius (Mrs. Alexander, etc.), Laura Tirronen (Ensemble), Jeff Kemeter (Ensemble), and Jenny Dawes (Ensemble).
Directed by Casey Merkey, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
by Simon Stephens based on the novel by Mark Haddon, is the fourth show of our 56th season. It follows fifteen-year-old Christopher, who has an extraordinary brain; he is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor's dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change his life forever.
Our production opens February 8, 2019 and runs three weekends. Purchase tickets online. Suggested for audiences ages 13 and older due to themes, some strong language.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time originally premiered on the West End in London, where is won seven Olivier Awards, including Best New Play. It opened on Broadway in 2014, where it ran for two years and received the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play, Outer Critics Circle Award Outstanding New Broadway Play, Drama League Award for Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play, and the Tony Award for Best Play.