Saturday, 23 March 2019

NEWS: Get ready for the stage adaptation of THE EXORCIST coming to a theatre near you from September!


      
                    

THE BEST-SELLING NOVEL, THE OSCAR-WINNING FILM,
AND NOW THE SPINE-TINGLING NEW STAGE PRODUCTION

BILL KENWRIGHT PRESENTS

THE EXORCIST

DIRECTED BY SEAN MATHIAS
DIRECT FROM THE WEST END

INSPIRED BY TRUE EVENTS
A PLAY BY JOHN PIELMEIER BASED ON THE NOVEL BY WILLIAM PETER BLATTY

MARKING 45 YEARS SINCE ITS UK CINEMA RELEASE,
AT A THEATRE NEAR YOU FROM 2 SEPTEMBER

★★★★
‘A grand polished blockbuster. Visually miraculous. It is a thrill to watch’
Metro

Bill Kenwright presents the nationwide tour of the spine-tingling live production of The Exorcist, based on the best-selling novel by William Peter Blatty. Inspired by true events, this devilishly thrilling tale has been adapted for stage by John Pielmeier and directed by Sean Mathias (Waiting for Godot, No Man’s Land), featuring the voice of Ian McKellen as the Demon.

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…

William Friedkin’s 1973 Academy Award-winning film adaption of The Exorcist, thrilled audiences across the globe and gained a huge cult following. Now, 45 years after the film’s release, fans of the film and theatre alike get to experience a visually astounding, intelligent and haunting theatrical experience.

Opening at the Theatre Royal Windsor on 2 September 2019, the production will then visit Glasgow, Wimbledon, Stoke, Milton Keynes, Birmingham, Manchester, Dublin, Edinburgh, Inverness, Aberdeen and Bromley, with further dates and star casting to be announced soon.


THE EXORCIST
A PLAY BY JOHN PIELMEIER
ADAPTED FROM THE NOVEL BY WILLIAM PETER BLATTY
DIRECTED BY SEAN MATHIAS
BY SPECIAL ARRANGEMENT WITH BEN SPRECHER AND STUART SNYDER
PRODUCED BY BILL KENWRIGHT

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Please note this production contains adult material and scenes of a sexual nature, which may shock and offend

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