Night of the Living Dead stage adaptation at Pleasance Theatre: first look photos

The show is based on the hit film franchise by George A Romero and has announced an extension

The cast of Night of the Living Dead Live
The cast of Night of the Living Dead Live
© Claire Bilyard

Production images have been released for Night of the Living Dead Live, a new show based on George A Romero's iconic zombie franchise.

The horror-comedy hybrid piece (which has "splatter zones" and "safe zones" in the auditorium) stars Ashley Samuels (Fun Home), Jennifer Harding (The Clockmaker's Daughter), Marc Pickering (Boardwalk Empire) alongside Mari McGinlay (Young Scottish Musical Theatre Performer of the Year), Mike Bodie (The Comedy About a Bank Robbery) and Tama Phethean (The Great Duke of Florence).

The production is directed by Benji Sperring, designed by Diego Pitarch with lighting design by Nic Farman, soundscape design by Samuel West, sound design by James Nicholson and Paul Gavin, and casting by Jane Deitch.

The show has also been extended and will now run until 8 June, with tickets on sale now.