Saturday, November 1, 2014
The 39 Steps is a fast-paced, side-splitting comedy featuring over a hundred characters played by four actors. Based on the 1935 Hitchcock spy thriller movie and novel by John Buchan, the stage production is the longest running comedy in the West End and winner of Tony Awards, Olivier and Helpmann Awards.
Handsome hero Richard Hannay meets a mysterious woman, who reveals a plot to smuggle military secrets out of the country. That night, she is found murdered in his apartment.
With the police and international spies hot on his heels, Hannay races to solve the mystery of the man with the missing finger, with death-defyingescapes from planes, trains and automobiles.
Paying homage to the ‘spy’ genre, this adaptation was hailed as ‘theatre at its finest’ by The New York Times. A rip-roaring night out,don’t miss this theatrical tour-de-force seen by over 3 million people in more than 60 countries.
The Arts Centre Gold Coast presents
A production by Christine Harris & HIT Productions
Australia’s Premier Theatre Touring Company
By arrangement with Edward Snape for Fiery Angel Limited
John Buchan and Alfred Hitchcock’s
The 39 Steps
Adapted by Patrick Barlow
From an original concept by Simon Corble and Nobby Dimon
Richard Hannay Mike Smith
Pamela, Annabella & Margaret Anna Burgess
Man 1 Sam Haft
Man 2 Michael Lindner
DATE Sat 1 Nov, 2.00pm & 7.30pm
DURATION 2 hours (including 20 minute interval)
VENUE Arts Theatre
ART FORM Comedic theatre
COST Adult $52.00, Concession $46.00, Student / Child (U15yrs) $29.00
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