Prepare to be captivated by the gripping tale of the Hodgson family in this thrilling new play by Paul Unwin, inspired by the real-life Enfield haunting. Set in a modest council house in north London, the story unfolds as strange and unexplainable events start to plague the lives of this ordinary working-class family. From furniture mysteriously moving on its own to toys being inexplicably displaced, their once peaceful home becomes a terrifying battleground. As they grapple with an incomprehensible presence that threatens their very existence, their world is turned upside down with confusion and fear. Get ready for an unforgettable theatrical experience that will leave you on the edge of your seat.
As events climax one night in the spring of 1978, the dedicated single mother of the family finds herself trying to protect her three children from an unknown entity. Ghost hunters are called in to investigate the strange happenings, but they are ill-prepared for what they discover. Catherine Tate and David Threlfall lead the cast in this gripping tale of paranormal activity, bringing to life the true story of the Enfield haunting.
In his creation, Casualty co-creator Paul Unwin expertly weaves a captivating and intricately crafted narrative that immerses the audience in the fearful and bewildering world of the Hodgson family. The play is brought to life with powerful performances, evocative staging, and a hauntingly beautiful soundtrack that will keep viewers on the edge of their seats. Drawing from firsthand testimonies of the actual haunting, this production offers a chilling and unforgettable experience. Don’t miss your opportunity to witness the Enfield haunting in all its terrifying splendour.