Agatha Christie

Sarah Crompton: Why do some people like to know the ending?
Sarah Crompton on the importance of plot and why she always prefers to be surprised
The Mousetrap to take bookings until 2052
By Will Longman
The world's longest running stage show is booking until it's centenary
Chichester Festival Theatre announces winter 2015 season
Dame Penelope Keith will appear in a one-woman show by Anton Burge
Michael Coveney: Why we love the shows that go wrong
'It's the combination of material accident and thespian shame the truly sadistic coarse theatre lover is craving'
Casting announced for 2015 tour of The Mousetrap
By Editorial Staff
The record-breaking show is embarking on the latest leg of its UK tour later this month
The Secret Adversary (Watermill, Newbury)
By Judi Herman
Sarah Punshon and Johann Hari adapt Agatha Christie's tale
Award-winning actress Geraldine McEwan dies aged 82
McEwan worked with figures including Laurence Olivier, Kenneth Branagh and Richard Briers
The Mousetrap continues tour into 2015
By Nicole Goldstein
Agatha Christie's record-breaking drama has extended its UK tour
New shows and new faces at Ipswich's New Wolsey Theatre this spring
There should be something for all manner of theatre-goers in the recently inveiled New Wolsey Theatre season.
Black Coffee (Tour - Manchester)
By Donna Kelly
A timeless murder mystery that's sure to ignite your little grey cells.