Rachel Watson longs for a different life.
Her only escape is the perfect couple she watches through the train window every day, happy and in love. Or so it appears. When Rachel learns that the woman she’s been secretly watching has suddenly disappeared, she finds herself as a witness and even a suspect in a thrilling mystery in which she will face bigger revelations than she could ever have anticipated.
Adapted from Paula Hawkins’ novel - an international phenomenon selling over twenty million copies worldwide - and starring Samantha Womack, this gripping new play will keep you guessing until the final moment.
Boozy psycho-thriller rolls clunkily into town
Keeps you interested but never truly gripped. The stakes never feel high despite melodrama weaselling its way into the mix
Despite the talent at its disposal, The Girl on the Train simply cannot live up to its previous incarnations. Unfortunately, it's stuck on the tracks and going nowhere fast
Clumsy and mechanical thriller goes off the rails
The dialogue thuds and clangs, and draws cypher-like performances out of a cast given little to work with
Plodding, unimaginative stage adaptation of Paula Hawkins’ bestselling thriller