David Ian Productions

David Ian Productions is a leading entertainment company based in London’s Covent Garden. Formed in 2006, DIP specializes in presenting large-scale theatrical productions in the UK, the US and internationally, and also offers a full general management service to the industry.

In 2002 Chechen terrorists seized the House of Culture theatre in Moscow, taking more than 850 theatre-goers hostage. The siege lasted 2½ days until Russian special forces (‘Spetsnaz’) stormed the building, after first pumping in a toxic substance in order to subdue the rebels.