Strangers On a Train

Gielgud Theatre
West End

Cast includes Laurence Fox, Jack Huston , Christian Mckay, Miranda Raison, Imogen Stubbs, Myanna Buring A seemingly innocent conversation soon turns into a dangerous reality for Guy Haines when he meets Charles Bruno on a train journey. Ahead lies a deadly nightmare of blackmail and psychological torment that threatens to cost Guy his career, his marriage and his sanity. His choice: to kill, or to be framed for a murder he didn’t commit.

Craig Warner, based on the novel by Patricia Highsmith
Robert Allan Ackerman
Strangers On a Train Schedule
Opening date: 
Saturday, 2 November, 2013
Booking to: 
Saturday, 22 February, 2014
35-37 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 6AR
Nearest tube:
Piccadilly Circus

Our Review

There's a well documented danger in big budget musicals of audiences coming out humming the sets instead of the tunes, as recently happened with with the eye-poppingly lavish Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. And now the sets are threatening to overwhelm the emotional content, too, of plays like the new stage version of Patricia Highsmith's Strangers On A Train that, like the aforementioned... Read more

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