THE WOMAN IN BLACK

THE WOMAN IN BLACK

PW Productions is delighted to announce the UK And Ireland tour of Susan Hill’s The Woman in
Black is coming to the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford from Tuesday 20 – Saturday 24 February 2024.

Malcolm James returns to The Woman in Black having first played Arthur Kipps on a UK Tour and then at
the Fortune Theatre. His other West End credits include The Mousetrap at St. Martin’s Theatre and Volpone
at the National Theatre.

Mark Hawkins first played The Actor in The Woman in Black at the Fortune Theatre and The Madinat
Theatre. His other theatrical credits include The Railway Children at Kings Cross Theatre, Julius Caesar at
The Globe, the UK tour of Lady Chatterley’s Lover and the international tour of The Strange Case of Dr
Jekyll and Mr Hyde.

Over 33-years The Woman in Black played over 13,000 performances in the West End and has been seen
by over 7-million people in the UK. In June 2019 the production celebrated its 30th Anniversary in London’s
West End with a special gala performance.

Stephen Mallatratt’s adaptation of Susan Hill’s best-selling novel tells the story of a lawyer obsessed with a
curse that he believes has been cast over his family by the spectre of a ‘Woman in Black’. He engages a
young actor to help him tell his story and exorcise the fear that grips his soul. It begins innocently enough,
but as they delve further into his darkest memories the borders between make-believe and reality begin to
blur and the flesh begins to creep.

The Woman in Black is directed by Robin Herford, with designs by Michael Holt and lighting by Kevin
Sleep.

Call the Box Office on 01274 432000 or visit bradford-theatres.co.uk

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