Calling all English GCSE students and literature lovers! DTC’s acclaimed production of this Victorian classic arrives in Stafford.
“At last! DTC have finally given GCSE students the stage adaptation of J&H we have all been crying out for. The characters, the key quotes, Stevenson’s London…leapt from the page. The kids loved it.” – BEN JEFFERIES, WESTCLIFF HIGH SCHOOL FOR BOYS
Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde is touring the UK as part of DTC’s ‘Revision on Tour’.
A post show Q&A session is available on request to discuss the text, characters and gain an insight into the life of an actor.
School price of £10pp with one free teacher per 10 students. Larger group rates available – contact the Box Office on 01785 619080.
1888. Victorian London is under attack.
Within the thick Fitzrovia fog and dimly lamp-lit streets lurks an evil predator.
Unprovoked, a young child is attacked and beaten by a mystery man.
Who is this “sneering Satan”?
Meanwhile, obsessed with the “Good and evil duality of man” the upstanding Dr Henry Jekyll determines to prove his theories through dangerous experimentation.
“Supernatural, transcendental balderdash!” exclaims his long-time sparring partner and traditional man of science, Dr Hastie Lanyon.
When their mutual friend Gabriel Utterson learns of the mysterious Mr Hyde, he commits his lawyer’s logic to the proceedings.
Believing Hyde to be blackmailing Jekyll, he vows to bring Hyde to task and solve the mystery. But he must move quickly, before Hyde strikes again.
Three actors take on all the roles in DTC’s exciting new stage adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s Victorian gothic masterpiece.