Multiple Doctors come together in single story-line with pre-recorded cameos, voice-overs and secret encounters as ambitious immersive West End production opens to the public.
By PAUL JOHNSON
Supporting a cast of forty-two live actors across seventeen different worlds from Doctor Who, a selection of pre-recorded cameos (Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, Jo Martin and the current Doctor, Jodie Whittaker) have been added to the exciting production.
In addition, voice actors have taken on fan favourites Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh and Twelfth Doctors, as well as video and audio involvement from Jemma Redgrave (Kate Lethbridge-Stewart) and Jon Culshaw (Brigadier) respectively.
Nicholas Briggs, voice of the Daleks and Cybermen
In a fitting tribute to his father, Michael Troughton provides the voice-over for Patrick Troughton’s Second Doctor with the 21st Century voice of the Daleks and Cybermen delivered by Nicholas Briggs.
Additional voice talent provided by the team at Big Finish, includes Jonathan Carley and Tim Treloar taking on more fan favourites from all eras of Doctor Who.
This is the first time fans have experienced a multi- Doctor story in an immersive environment. Doctor Who Time Fracture puts all fans at the heart of the story, plunging them into a journey across space and time.
From the team behind The Great Gatsby (UK’s longest running immersive show), Doctor Who Time Fracture has been previewing from 26 May with a press opening in mid-June.
Tickets are available to buy now at:
By Clair Chamberlain
BBC Studios and Immersive Everywhere have announced Doctor Who Time Fracture: An Immersive Adventure. The show will be based on global hit series Doctor Who and will give fans a chance to experience the Doctor’s adventures like never before.
From the team behind The Great Gatsby, the UK’s longest running immersive show, Doctor Who Time Fracture will premiere later this year at a London location which is yet to be announced.
This ground-breaking immersive adventure puts you at the heart of the story, plunged into a journey across space and time. Featuring amazingly realised worlds – the universe as we know it is at stake. Audiences will discover a great challenge lies ahead and that it’s time to be a hero, step up, and save the planet!
Visitors can purchase Gallifreyan Coin tokens prior to general on-sale. Each token purchased equates to one ticket and will provide priority access to book for the date and time of your preferred performance when announced this February.
You will receive a code for each token purchased which can then be redeemed for your ticket(s), as well as an exclusive pin badge given to you at the venue on the date of your chosen performance.
Doctor Who is one of the longest running action adventure television series in the world spanning fifty-five years and winning over one hundred awards. This quintessentially British show has a huge global following, with 9.6 million fans across social platforms/channels and one hundred million video views on YouTube in the last year alone.
It has been honoured by Guinness World Records as the longest running science-fiction series in the world.
Doctor Who has a proven track-record in consumer products and live entertainment with over four and a half million Sonic Screwdrivers sold in the past eleven years, over thirteen million action figures sold since 2005, over nineteen million DVDs sold globally and over one million tickets sold for live events.
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The twelfth series, featuring Jodie Whittaker as the Thirteenth Doctor premiered on New Year’s Day and is set to air through to March. This series is the twelfth to air following the programme’s hugely successful revival in 2005, and is the thirty-eighth season overall.
Apart from Jodie Whittaker, the new series also features the return of Bradley Walsh (Graham), Tosin Cole (Ryan) and Mandip Gill (Yasmin) as the timelord’s (extremely diverse and box-ticking) travelling companions.
Other famous faces throughout the twelfth series include: Stephen Fry, Lenny Henry, Sacha Dhawan, James Buckley, Laura Fraser, Julia Foster, Robert Glenister, Goran Višnjić and Anjli Mohindra – among others.
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