The 39 Steps

The 39 Steps

Criterion Theatre

Price from R 529.30

The 39 Steps is Alfred Hitchcock’s classic spy thriller! The smash hit Olivier Award-winning comedy has been brilliantly and hilariously recreated for the stage and is a theater experience like no other!

- Ensure your tickets to this hilarious and inventive play  
- Choose your own seats
- Experience a comedy thriller 

What is The 39 Steps about?
In The 39 Steps we follow the incredible adventures of our handsome hero Richard Hannay, complete with stiff-upper-lip, British gung-ho and pencil moustache as he encounters wicked murders, double-crossing secret agents, and, of course, devastatingly beautiful women.

This amazingly inventive and exciting comedy thriller features four actors, playing 139 roles in 100 minutes of fast-paced fun and thrilling action. 

How do I get my tickets?
Shortly after your booking is complete, you will receive an e-ticket by email. Just print out your ticket and bring it with you to the theater.

Who is the play suitable for?

The 39 Steps is not recommended for young children. Children from age 8 and up are welcome to attend the show at their parents' discretion. 

How long is the play?
The 39 Steps lasts approx. 1 hour and 40 minutes, including intermission. 

The 39 Steps ReviewsThe 39 Steps Reviews

"A joyous version of the Hitchcock classic"
The Sunday Times

"Exactly the thing the West End has been waiting for"
The Observer


Criterion Theatre
Piccadilly Circus

Evening performances
Monday to Saturday 8pm

Matinee performances
Wednesday 3pm, Saturday 4pm

1 hour 40 minutes



The theatre can be seen on Piccadilly Circus next to the Eros statue.

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