SMS: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime

Past Dates & Times
  • Thursday, Oct 18, 2018 10:00am
  • Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 10:00am

Flynn Center for the Performing Arts
153 Main Street

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Based on the best-selling novel by Mark Haddon and following a successful Broadway run, Vermont Stage brings this story of 15-year-old Christopher Boone and his investigation into the seemingly suspicious loss of a neighborhood dog. The audience experiences Christopher’s point of view as a person with Autism Spectrum Disorder while they solve the mystery along with him, activating new understandings of the experiences of persons with ASD and engaging in the unique storytelling methods of this inventive production. 

Links to literature, autism spectrum disorder, mystery, families and relationships, adolescence
Common Core: CC ELA: RL 1-10, SL 1-4, L 3-6; C3.D2.Civ. 1-3, 5, 7, 8, 10

Show length: 2 hrs

Sponsored by Lillian & Bruce Venner, and Gale Hurd in support of early access to the arts with additional support from the Ford Foundation.