Stars shine at Hippodrome party

Reception held at premiere of National Theatre’s award-winning mystery play

A VIP reception was held to mark Birmingham Hippodrome’s premiere of the acclaimed National Theatre production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. Guests included Birmingham comedian Jasper Carrott and pop star and actress Toyah Wilcox, journalists from the BBC, ITV and regional media, the cast of Doctors, the creative team behind The Archers and the show’s producer Chris Harper. The guests heard a pre-show talk by the production’s composer Adrian Sutton.


  1. Chris Harper, Lorna Laidlaw, Jan Pearson, Natasha Godfrey, Stuart Griffiths
  2. Dan Morrisey, Jo and Sparky
  3. Hazel and Jasper Carrott, Mark Rogers, Roz Deacon
  4. George Thomas, Dean Eastmond, Amy Stutz
  5. Hilary McConnell, Joe Baldwin
  6. Milorad Zakula, Caroline McDowell, Millie Popovic, Jon Garbett
  7. Sarah Halloran, Alvine Walker, Hari Berick
  8. Melanie Glass, Rosie Ginday