If you just can’t get enough of the Stranger Things lot, as well as all of their supernatural antics, then you’ll be excited to know that a new play, rooted in the mythology and world of the global Netflix phenomenon, is on the horizon. Get ready to enter the world of Hawkins, Indiana, once again, but this time, from a whole new perspective.
Kate Trefry, the brilliant writer and co-executive producer behind Stranger Things, is bringing her storytelling prowess to the stage with her latest creation, Stranger Things: The First Shadow. It looks like we’re being taken back to where it all began.
The production is being brought to life by a multi-award-winning creative team, who are sure to elevate theatrical storytelling and stagecraft to new heights. From the direction of Stephen Daldry and co-director Justin Martin, to the set design of Miriam Buether, and the lighting design of Jon Clark – every detail has been carefully crafted to transport audiences to the world of Stranger Things.
With the fourth season of the show released in 2022 and still topping the Netflix Most Popular English TV list with 1.35 billion hours viewed, and the third season still holding strong at #6 with 582.1 million hours viewed, it’s clear that the series has captivated audiences worldwide. With this play iteration, we’ll have the opportunity to delve deeper into the mythology of the show – and perhaps even uncover some secrets.
So much talent is behind the production, so it’s sure to be a theatrical experience that you won’t want to miss. The nitty gritty details, such as the performance schedule and ticket information, are yet to be revealed. That said, we can’t wait to see what Kate Trefry and her team have in store for us!