|The 39 Steps|
ARCHIVE - PAST EVENT
A breathtakingly hilarious adventure
"A witty, high-energy showâ€¦ludicrous and playful" The Guardian
"A spectacular adventureâ€¦there were laughs about every
"A hugely successful stage versionâ€¦ makes for an
"A truly high-octane piece of entertainment" Sunday Herald
"A comic gem. . . cracks along at breakneck speed."
Seeking entertainment at a West End variety show, the handsome adventurer Richard Hannay instead encounters the mysterious Annabella Schmidt â€“ whoâ€™s not just beautiful, but also rather handy with a gun. At Hannayâ€™s flat, Annabella reveals that she is trying to prevent a state secret being smuggled out of Britain by a mysterious spy organization . . . and that two of their men are on her trail . . .
With a cast of four playing 139 roles between them, the Scottish premiĂ©re of this Olivier Award-winning comedy caper promises to be one of the most astonishing theatrical spectacles ever seen at PFT!
â€śA dizzy theatrical game played with wit and versatilityâ€ť The Times
"When staying in Pitlochry during the early part of the war, I chanced to see a stately house with a fairly large garden, quite close to the town. I at once realised that here my dream theatre might well be established in this fashionable resort right in the heart of Scotland"â€¦ John Stewart, Founder of Pitlochry Festival Theatre.