The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Based on the Novel by Mark Haddon; Adapted by Simon Stephens
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is a thrilling and heartwarming adventure story featuring an unforgettable young hero. Both poignant and funny—this unique story is about a boy with autism who sets out to solve the murder of a neighbor’s dog and discovers unexpected truths about himself and the world.
15-year-old Christopher Boone discovers his neighbor’s dog has died. Immediately arousing suspicion from the police that he is, in fact, the murderer, Christopher becomes fascinated with the case and decides to investigate the death. Recording his experiences and meeting new people, his detective work leads him to find out information Christopher would have never thought possible. Using facts, figures and his love of mathematics, Christopher’s inquisitive mind grows larger. Overwhelmed by information and stepping out of his normal surroundings, will he step out of his structured days and solve the curious incident?
Showtimes: April 26, 27 May 3, 4 at 8:00 pm & April 28 May 5 at 3:00 pm
Sponsored by: Dr. Daniel Williams and Diane Cutler
Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read, Mark Haddon’s novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time won the Whitbread Book of the Year Award and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for First Fiction and is the basis for 2015 Tony Award Winning Play.
Award Winning Play
Winner – 5 Tony Awards, including Best Play of 2015
Winner – 7 Laurence Olivier Awards
Winner – 6 Drama Desk Awards
Winner – 5 Outer Circle Awards
Winner – Drama League Award