location

85-88 St Martins Lane, London WC2N 4AU

Dr. Strangelove Poster
Image Attribution
All images, logos and graphics are property of the production

Dr. Strangelove

October 9 - December 21, 2024

Age has not withered the queasy nightmare of Stanley Kubrick's nuclear holocaust satire

The Guardian

Why See Dr. Strangelove?

PlaysFilm-TVClassic

How I learned to love the theater

Starring Steve Coogan! ON SALE SOON

The Cold War classic Dr. Strangelove by legendary filmmaker Stanley Kubrick gets its first-ever stage adaptation, by Armando Iannucci and Sean Foley! Released in 1964, the iconic movie was set to the tense overhanging nuclear fears and strained relations between the USSR and the USA. With the Kubrick estate fiercely protective over the director's game-changing legacy, they have regularly shunned past attempts to adapt his work. This will therefore be the first time a director has been allowed into Kubrick's world, so excitement is radiating from all corners.

Iannucci is royalty to British sitcom fans, with the crown jewels in his back-catalogue including UK classic comedies Alan Partridge and The Thick of It, as well as 2017 hit movie The Death of Stalin. His list of awards is almost as extensive as his filmography, such as the quality of his writing, with multiple BAFTAs, Emmys, Writers Guild of America awards and many more. Sean Foley's theater career is equally successful, with two Laurence Olivier Awards for Do you come Here Often and The Play What I Wrote, as well as further nominations for The Ladykillers  and others.

show content hide content

Additional Information

Dates

Previews from: 9 October 2024

Opening night: 29 October 2024

Cast and Creative

Cast

Steve Coogan

Creative

Adapted by Armando Iannucci
Directed by Sean Foley

What you thought

Seen Dr. Strangelove? Loved it? Hated it?

Help your fellow London Theatreland visitors by leaving the first review!

Write a review now

Nearby

Venue home

Venue home

location

Location

restaurantsDiningRestaurants
hotels

Hotels

Additional Information

seating chart
SeatingSeating map

Spread the word

Sound good to you? Share this page on social media and let your friends know about Dr. Strangelove at Noel Coward Theatre.

Keep up to date

I want email news and updates for events in my area! Read how we protect your data.

Please note: The term Noel Coward Theatre and/or Dr. Strangelove as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other trademarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Noel Coward Theatre and/or Dr. Strangelove and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Noel Coward Theatre and/or Dr. Strangelove and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.