Fatal Attraction opening at the Theatre Royal Haymarket 25th March 2014 directed by Trevor Nunn
This new adaptation of Fatal Attraction is by James Dearden the writer of the 1987 original screen play.
The story of obsession and revenge explores how an accidental meeting in a bar and a casual encounter promptly becomes a nightmare for Dan Gallagher, a successful New York lawyer, and his young family. After spending one weekend with the gorgeous Alex Forrest, he presumes he can just walk away, but Alex is a woman who refuses to be brushed aside. She pursues Dan and his family with alarming consequences.
Fatal Attraction is produced by Theatre Royal Haymarket Productions, Robert Fox and Patrick Ryecart.
This cult psychological thriller thrilled audiences in 1987 when Michael Douglas and Glenn Close starred.
Nunn will seek to repeat this terrifying, electrically charged relationship on stage from 8th March (press night 25th March) for a limited season until 21st June 2014
Casting and further information about this production to be announced shortly.
Friday 20th September 2013