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The 39 Steps

Inspired by the novel by John Buchan and the film by Alfred Hitchcock.
Adapted by Patrick Barlow

Barn Theatre
30 Jul - 10 Aug 2019
Transferred to Theatre Royal Windsor
12 - 17 August 2019

"What are the 39 Steps? The 39 Steps? I tell you Mr Hannay. You will never, EVER KNOW!"

A shot rings out in a West End theatre, a mysterious woman cries out, and Richard Hannay, bored bachelor and reluctant adventurer, is dragged into a death-defying race against time across the British Isles to unearth the secrets of the 39 Steps.

A cast of four actors play over 150 characters in this fast-paced and hilarious tale of an ordinary man on an extraordinary adventure. The 39 Steps contains every single legendary scene from the award winning Hitchcock classic - including the chase on the Flying Scotsman, the escape on the Forth Bridge, the first theatrical bi-plane crash ever staged and the sensational death-defying finale at the London Palladium.

"Truly entertaining comedy romp"  ✭✭✭✭
The Reviews Hub

"Instantly engaging, slick, characterful, hilarious and accomplished" ✭✭✭✭✭
Fairy Powered Productions

Max Hutchinson
Tricia Adele-Turner
Colin Elmer
Jonathan Bourne

Directed by Joseph O'Malley

Designed by Mike Leopold

Lighting by Sam Rowcliffe-Tanner

Sound design by Harry Smith

Costume design by Denise Cleal

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