Win tickets to stage show

Following its smash-hit live broadcast in 2012, the National Theatre production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time returns to cinemas at the Trinity Arts Centre on Thursday 22nd May.

Friday, 2nd May 2014, 8:00 pm
Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time
Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time

And the Standard has a pair of tickets to give away to one lucky reader.

This exciting breakthrough means that theatre-lovers will be able to enjoy quality stage performances of the highest order right here in the district.

Winner of seven Olivier Awards in 2013, ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time’ will be the first production to be screened on Thursday 22nd May.

This production is based on the best-selling novel by Mark Haddon.

This show has been hailed by The Times as ‘a phenomenal combination of storytelling and spectacle’ and includes a well-known cast including Luke Treadaway, Una Stubbs and Niamh Cusack.

Karen Whitfield, manager of the arts centre, said: “Our increasing audience numbers has helped us secure the investment necessary to begin screenings.”

“The programme will feature a mix of both live and encore showings, each filmed to make sure that cinema audiences get the best seat in the house.”

Coun Jessie Milne said: “We are really lucky to have got these shows.”

“We will be able to see the best of the West End shows without all the hassle of travelling to London.”

The show starts at 7.30pm and tickets are priced at £12 and £10 for concessions.

Book your seats early to be part of this ground-breaking new event.

To book call the box office on 01427 676655 or visit

To be in with a chance of winning a pair of tickets, simply answer the following question:

Q) What is the name of the author of the Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time?

Mark your answer Curious Competition and send it, along with a name and contact number to Gainsborough Standard, Brittania House, Marshall’s Yard, DN21 2NA or email [email protected] by Friday 16th May.