BBC Studios and Immersive Everywhere Announce DOCTOR WHO TIME FRACTURE: AN IMMERSIVE ADVENTURE
BBC Studios and Immersive Everywhere today 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 in late 2020 at a London location 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!
Audiences 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 in February 2020. 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.
Keep up-to-date with DOCTOR WHO TIME FRACTURE: AN IMMERSIVE ADVENTURE on Twitter / Facebook / Instagram: @DWTimeFracture
Further details to be announced in February 2020
About Doctor Who
Doctor Who is one of the longest running action adventure television series in the world spanning 55 years and winning over 100 awards. This quintessentially British show has a huge global following, with 9.6m fans across social platforms/channels and 100m 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 13 million action figures sold since 2005, over 19 million DVDs sold globally and over one million tickets sold for live events.
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About BBC Studios
BBC Studios, a global content company with British creativity at its heart, is a commercial subsidiary of the BBC Group. Able to take an idea seamlessly from thought to screen, it spans content financing, development, production, sales, branded services, and ancillaries from both its own productions and programmes and formats made by high-quality UK independents. Award-winning British programmes made by the business are internationally recognised across a broad range of genres and specialisms, including factual, drama, entertainment and comedy. BBC Studios has offices in 22 markets globally, including six production bases in the UK and production bases and partnerships in a further nine countries around the world. The company, which makes around 2,500 hours of content a year, is a champion for British creativity around the world and a committed partner for the UK’s independent sector. Created in April 2018 by the merger of two existing commercial subsidiaries, BBC Worldwide and BBC Studios, the company has revenue of around £1.4bn. In the year to March 2019, it returned £243m to the BBC Group, complementing the BBC’s licence fee and enhancing programmes for UK audiences.
About Immersive Everywhere
Immersive Everywhere is the highly anticipated partnership between Olivier Award Winning Theatre Producers Louis Hartshorn and Brian Hook with formidable West End Production outfit Showtime Theatre Productions. Their inaugural production of Doctor Who Time Fracture will be a statement of intent from the company that Immersive events are here to stay.
Between the two companies they have produced over 140 productions across five continents, including the Olivier and multi-LADCC Award winning Rotterdam (Arts, 59E59 in New York and Skylight in Los Angeles); DreamWorks’ Madagascar - the Musical (UK tour); Urinetown (Apollo); American Idiot (Arts and UK tour) and Woody Sez (Arts). In 2019, Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 made its debut in London's West End and has travelled across the UK, their new actor-musician production of Amélie also toured the UK prior to its West End run in The Other Palace and Rotterdam returned to the UK and USA.
Immersive production credits include, The Great Gatsby (London Bridge & West End); NeverLand (VAULT Festival); Wolf Of Wall Street, the dinner-theatre A Christmas Carol with food from Gingerline - Flavourology, and Richard II, performed in the House of Commons.
Louis and Brian have opened the first dedicated immersive experience venue, IMMERSIVE|LDN in Mayfair, London, which comprises four performance and event spaces and the concept cocktail bar and streetwear fashion brand outlet, The Lucky Club.