Ghost Stories extended due to high demand at Duke of York’s Theatre

Ghost Stories at Duke of York’s Theatre, which had already announced its early west end closure on 19th of June, has announced it will extend booking period until 16th July due to high demand.

GHOST STORIES is this year’s must-see West End phenomenon, a truly terrifying theatrical experience brought to you by The League of Gentlemen’s master of the macabre Jeremy Dyson, and Andy Nyman, co-creator and director of Derren Brown’s television and stage shows and star of Dead Set and Severance.

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Extended: Ghost Stories at Duke of York’s – 2 October 2011

Ghost Stories has extended its booking period until 2 Oct 2011, at the Duke of York’s Theatre.

After breaking all box-office records on its opening at Liverpool Playhouse and the Lyric Hammersmith, Ghost Stories burst onto the West End in June 2010 and has been playing to packed houses ever since. So far over 130,000 audience members have screamed, laughed and jumped their way through the show. Ghost Stories is 80 minutes of thrilling, chilling theatre you will not want to miss.

The totally unique West End show comes from the truly talented and dark minds of The League of Gentlemen’s master of the macabre, Jeremy Dyson, and Andy Nyman, co-creator and director of Derren Brown’s television and stage shows and star of Dead Set and Severance.

Ghost Stories received rave reviews and has developed a cult following among horror fans, theatre goers and the general public alike. A heart-pounding theatrical experience, Ghost Stories has left even the most hardened of viewers gasping for breath and reaching for their coats to hide behind. Truly not for the feint hearted or those of a nervous disposition, but perfect for anyone who want a thrilling night out you’ll never forget, Ghost Stories carries an advisory age limit of 15+.

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Ghost Stories The Play is on Sale Now!

Direct from a sell-out season at the Lyric Hammersmith, comes Ghost Stories a truly terrifying theatrical experience. Written and directed by The League of Gentlemen’s master of the macabre, Jeremy Dyson, and Andy Nyman, co-creator and director of Derren Brown’s television and stage shows and star of Dead Set and Severance this is one event not to miss this Summer.

Produced by the Lyric Hammersmith and Phil McIntyre Entertainment A Lyric Hammersmith and Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse Production

Creative Team:
Written by Jeremy Dyson & Andy Nyman
Directed by Jeremy Dyson, Sean Holmes & Andy Nyman
Designed by Jon Bausor
Lighting by James Farncombe
Sound by Nick Manning

‘AN IMMACULATELY CRAFTED EVENING OF ENTERTAINMENT – YOU’LL HAVE A SCREAM.’Time Out – Critics’ Choice

‘Brilliant and deeply unsettling. For 80 interval-free minutes the tension is ratcheted up with great skill and some stunning coups de theatre. Leaves the viewer feeling seriously spooked.’ Telegraph 

‘A pant-wetter of a night. It’s terrifying’ Daily Mail

‘The pin-drop suspense is unbearable. It’s like Tales of the Unexpected meets The Sixth Sense with added theatrical fear factor. Unlike books or films, theatre rarely does creepy or scary very well – but with this show its all fright on the night.’ Roger Foss, The Steve Allen Show, LBC97.3

‘I suspect that Ghost Stories may prove a cult success’ Evening Standard.

‘Yes, I gulped and others screeched’ The Times

‘They tease, making us wait on the edge of our seat, hearts in mouths, gripping whatever and whoever we can.’ Official London Theatre Guide

‘Hugely entertaining piece of theatre.’ The Stage 

‘I was hoping the warning was overdoing it, but it isn’t exaggerated hype… it does everything it claims. Brilliantly scary.’ Daily Express

‘Genuine scary fun.’ Sunday Times

‘You hear a sound you rarely hear in the stalls: a gasp.’ Observer

‘Its horrible fun, performed with chilling relish… Submit to this dark delight.’ Theartdesk.com

‘Superb… It’s a thrill ride. The staging of the numerous ‘scare moments’ is exemplary.’ British Theatre Guide

‘Mixes fairground ride tricks with psychological warfare and a vicious dark humour. A perfectly constructed piece of theatre.’ Liverpool Daily Post

‘Moments that will make you gasp.’ Liverpool Echo

‘Highly entertaining…  It’s not just the cinema that has a monopoly on successfully creepy horror stories.’ Quintessentially

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Ghost Stories West End transfer Just Announced!

Ghost Stories, which is currently running at the Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith, is going to transfer to Duke of Yorks Theatre from 25 June 2010.

A truly terrifying theatrical experience written and directed by The League of Gentlemen’s master of the macabre, Jeremy Dyson, and Andy Nyman, co-creator and director of Derren Brown’s television and stage shows and star of Dead Set and Severance.

Ghost Stories was produced by the Lyric Hammersmith and Phil McIntyre Entertainment A Lyric Hammersmith and Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse Production.

Ghost Stories was written by Jeremy Dyson & Andy Nyman, directed by Jeremy Dyson, Sean Holmes & Andy Nyman, designed by Jon Bausor, lighting by James Farncombe and sound by Nick Manning.



WARNING

Please be advised that Ghost Stories contains moments of extreme shock and tension. The show is unsuitable for anyone under the age of 15. We strongly advise those of a nervous disposition to think very seriously before attending.