Based on the 1935 Alfred Hitchcock film, this spy thriller comes from a classic Richard Hannay spy novel by John Buchan. Patrick Barlow adapted the story for the theatre, and the show includes adventure, lovely ladies, secret agents, and murder mysteries. Audiences love this funny homage to the spy genre, and you can see the show on stage with The 39 Steps tickets.
Scottish author John Buchan wrote a thriller called The 39 Steps in 1915. A spy novel, the book introduced a Canadian hero called Richard Hannay. In 1935, the famous director Alfred Hitchcock made The 39 Steps into a film about secrets, blackmail, and the mysterious Mr. Memory. Today, the 39 Steps story is also a play. When the play begins, our hero, Richard, is bored. But then he meets a femme fatale.
Trapped in a world of secrets, double agents, and beautiful women, Richard Hannay ends up running for his life with spies and villains in pursuit. The action is fast-paced and includes train chases, a handcuffed couple, blackmail, and a mysterious spy who is missing half a finger. So get The 39 Steps tickets to find out what happens next!