The Poison Belt (play 2022)

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
The Poison Belt (2022)

The Poison Belt is a British play, directed by Becca Chadder, performed at the Jermyn Street Theatre (London, UK) from 21 to 30 july 2022. 75 minutes.

Adaptation of Arthur Conan Doyle's novel: The Poison Belt (1913).

The characters were played by a 3-actress ensemble.

Sussex, 1913. When Professor Challenger predicts that Earth is heading unstoppably towards a deadly gas cloud, Ned Malone must journey to Rotherfield to investigate the end of the world. Trapped in a single room with his old companions, Malone watches the terrifying events unfold – with only enough oxygen to last until morning.


© Photos: Jermyn Street Theatre.



  • Director : Becca Chadder
  • Producer : Jo Walker
  • Lightning Designer : Simeon Miller
  • Set & Costume Designer : Jida Akil
  • Sound Designer : Khalil Madovi
  • Movement Director : Monica Nicolaides
  • Props Master : Venus Raven