The Curious Incident of the

Dog in the Night-Time

By Simon Stephens

University of Southern Indiana

USI Performance Center

November 2018

Directed by: Eric Altheide

Costume Design : Mikaela Fish

Scenic and Projection Design: Paul Weimer

Lighting Design: Maya Michele Fein

Photography: Maya Michele Fein and USI Photo Services


Fifteen-year-old math whiz Christopher Boone lives with his divorced dad in Swinton, a working-class town west of London. After being falsely accused of killing a neighbor’s dog, Christopher—who is brilliant but has difficulty dealing with the sounds and stresses of everyday life—decides to investigate the crime. The secrets he unearths prompt him to leave his trusted teacher and the familiar streets of his hometown for a life-changing train trip to London. Based on Mark Haddon’s best-selling 2003 novel, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is a thrilling and heartwarming adventure story featuring an unforgettable young hero. (

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