Frederick Knott’s tense psychological thriller, Wait Until Dark, is the story of Susy Hendrix, a blind women living in Notting Hill Gate in 1971 who unwittingly possesses a doll filled with illicit drugs. A mysterious Mr Roat coerces two ex-cons into an elaborate game of deception to retrieve the doll from Susy. A battle of wits ensues as Susy with unexpected help turns the tables, resulting in a terrifying confrontation
The Little Theatre, Letchworth Settlement, 229 Nevells Road,
Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4UB
Thursday 15th ,Friday 16th and Saturday 17th June 2023,
Curtain Open 7.45pm
Tickets £10 Available from online box office or David’s Music (cash only), Eastcheap, Letchworth
Wait Until Dark plays on the themes of darkness and light as Susy navigates through her sightless world, and the criminals signal with light. These themes appear in many forms, from the intense characters and complex deceptions to the lighting of the show itself. So prepare to have your sense of unease turned up to 10 as we Wait Until Dark.
A rehearsal picture to get you in the mood….