The Exorcist at the Phoenix Theatre


London theatre news: Friday 18 August 2017


Horror/ suspense

Forty-six years after William Peter Blatty's best-selling novel terrified an entire generation, The Exorcist is unleashed onto the West End stage for the very first time - and we have tickets from just £20!
The Exorcist at the Phoneix Theatre

Image: Bill Kenwright Ltd


Prepare to be terrified as The Exorcist makes its way to London's West End, playing at the Phoneix Theatre from 20 October until 10 March 2018.


And we have tickets for the show starting at just £20!


Winner of two Academy Awards, and widely considered the scariest movie of all time, the film adaptation of The Exorcist sparked unprecedented worldwide controversy when it was released in cinemas in 1973.


Forty-six years after William Peter Blatty's best-selling novel terrified an entire generation, The Exorcist is unleashed onto the West End stage for the very first time in a uniquely theatrical experience directed by award-winning film and theatre Director Sean Mathias (Bent, No Man's Land).


Synopsis


When the medical profession fails to provide answers to young Regan's strange symptoms her desperate mother Chris turns to a local priest for help.


But before Father Damien can tackle what's before him, he must overcome his own shaken beliefs, as this fight is for more than just one girl's soul …


Inspired by true events.


Note: the production contains material which may shock and offend and is suitable for ages 18+ only.


Cast


To be announced


Creatives


Author: John Pielmeier, based on William Peter Blatty's novel

Director: Sean Mathias

Designer: Anna Fleischle

Lighting: Tim Mitchell

Sound: Adam Cork


Venue


Phoenix Theatre

Charing Cross Road

London WC2H 0JP


Dates


20 October 2017 to 10 March 2018

Mon to sat at 8pm

Matinee - Sat at 4pm


Age guidance: 18+


Tickets


From £20

Buy tickets for The Exorcist


Links

ActDrop listing for The Exorcist

The Exorcist - Wikipedia


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