The 39 Steps

Based on the book by John Buchan
Adapted by Patrick Barlow
From an original concept by Simon Corble and Nobby Dimon

A hugely inventive comedic take on this story, adapted from the Hitchcock classic and performed at breakneck pace by four actors, who play a total of 100 roles. 

London: Tricycle Theatre (World Premiere) August 2006
London: Criterion Theatre (September 2006 – September 2015)
New York: Cort Theatre / Helen Hayes Theatre / American Airlines Theatre (January 15 2008 – March 29 2008)

Directed by Maria Aitken
Set & Costume Design by Peter McKintosh
Original Movement Created by Toby Sedgwick
Lighting Designer: Ian Scott / Kevin Adams
Sound Design: Mic Pool

The original movie, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, released in 1935