Looking Good Dead Comes To York Opera House Soon


Grand Opera House York

Tuesday 29 March – Saturday 2 April 2022

The thrilling Roy Grace series from multi-million No.1 best-selling author Peter James returns to Grand Opera House York with the world premiere stage production of Looking Good Dead, starring award-winning actor and EastEnders icon, Adam Woodyatt.

No good deed goes unpunished…hours after finding a discarded USB memory stick, Tom Bryce, (Adam Woodyatt) inadvertently becomes a witness to a vicious murder. Reporting the crime to the police has disastrous consequences, placing him and his family in grave danger. When Detective Superintendent Roy Grace becomes involved, he has his own demons to contend with, while he tries to crack the case in time to save the Bryce family’s lives.

Adapted by award winning writer Shaun McKennaLooking Good Dead follows the huge stage success of The Perfect Murder and Dead Simple and will keep you on the edge of your seat until the chilling final moments!

Adam Woodyatt is the longest-serving cast member in EastEnders having appeared continuously as Ian Beale since the show began in 1985. For his portrayal of the role he was honoured in 2013 with the Lifetime Achievement Award and in 2015 after the EastEnders 30th Anniversary Live episode, Best Actor at the British Soap Awards. Looking Good Dead marks Adam’s return to stage in a play for the first time since 1982.

Gaynor Faye is a treasured star of UK stage and screen, becoming a beloved member of both Coronation Street as Judy Mallett, and Emmerdale as Megan Macey. Having recently starred on our screens again this year, in BBC1’s hit drama The SyndicateGaynor now returns to the stage in Looking Good Dead, after critically acclaimed stage performances in Calendar Girls and Band of Gold.

Peter James is the UK’s number one bestselling author of crime and thriller novels. He is the creator of the much-loved Detective Superintendent Roy Grace, recently played by John Simm in a major ITV series, Grace.

‘A thrilling evening of suspense, intrigue and jump out of your seat moments’. – Daily Echo

Don’t miss your chance to see the world premiere tour of Peter James’ gripping new play.

Tickets from £13 available at www.atgtickets.com/york or call 0844 871 7615