The Mousetrap

Discover why Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap has kept people guessing for so long, becoming the longest running show of any kind in the history of theatre.

The scene is set when a group of people gathered in a country house cut off by the snow discover, to their horror, that there is a murderer in their midst. Who can it be?

One by one the suspicious characters reveal their sordid pasts until at the last, nerve-shredding moment the identity and the motive are finally revealed.

Experience shuddering suspense and a brilliantly intricate plot where murder lurks around every corner.

Gwyneth Strong, best known for playing Cassandra in Only Fools and Horses as well as Eastenders, The Great Train Robbery, Silent Witness, Casualty, Doctors and Murder in Suburbia, will perform as Mrs Boyle. The cast also includes David Alcock (Mr Paravacini), Geoff Arnold (Detective Sgt. Trotter), Nick Biadon (Giles Ralston), Lewis Chandler (Christopher Wren), John Griffiths (Major Metcalf), Harriett Hare (Mollie Ralston) and Saskia Vaigncourt-Strallen (Miss Caswell).

 

“The cleverest murder mystery of British Theatre”

THE DAILY TELEGRAPH

“A truly entertaining classic thriller”

THE SUNDAY TIMES

“Deservedly a classic among murder thrillers”

THE OBSERVER

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