★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ‘Proves anything is possible in Theatre’ - The Guardian 

Don’t miss your last chance to see the critically acclaimed transfer of TOUCHING THE VOID in the West End.

Directed by the award-winning Tom Morris (War Horse) and based on Joe Simpson’s best-selling memoir turned BAFTA-winning film, TOUCHING THE VOID chart’s Joe Simpson’s and Simon Yates' struggle for survival on the perilous Siula Grande mountain in the Peruvian Andes.

Opening to sensational reviews in the West End, David Greig’s thrilling adaptation take the audience on an epic adventure that asks how far you’d be willing to go to survive.

Life-affirming and often darkly funny, book now for the final few weeks and be part of the experience. Must end 29 February 2020

★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ‘Spellbinding’ - The Daily Telegraph

★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ‘Gripping’ - The Times 

★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ‘Stunningly inventive’ - The Times 

★ ★ ★ ★ ‘Thrillingly original’ - Daily Mail 

★ ★ ★ ★ ‘Breathlessly exciting’ - Evening Standard 

★ ★ ★ ★ ‘Spine-Tingling’ - Time Out 

★ ★ ★ ★ ‘Enthralling’ - Daily Express 


2 hours and 25 minutes, including a 25 minute interval.

Good To Know

Christmas Schedule

w/c 23rd December

Monday 23rd December 7.30pm

Tuesday 24th December 2.30pm

Wednesday 25th December no show

Thursday 26th December 2.30pm and 7.30pm

Friday 27th December 7.30pm

Saturday 28th December 2.30pm and 7.30pm


Duke Of York's Theatre

Duke of York's Theatre, St Martin's Lane, London

Additional Details & FAQ

Access Information

Access Bookings: 0844 871 7677

Cancellation Policy

No exchange, no refunds after purchase.

Suitable For Children

12 + 

Contains frequent very strong language.  


4.8(50 reviews)
  • Helen

    Mar 3, 2020

    A really creative and enjoyable piece of theatre. Superb acting.

  • Diana Anderson

    Mar 2, 2020

    Great choreography, great acting, powerful story

  • Graham

    Feb 29, 2020

    Really loved the staging of this story - imaginatively realised and great physical acting. The play itself was not quite as psychologically developed as I had expected, with some "stock" speeches and limited character insight. Nevertheless worth seeing and would recommend it.

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