Agatha Christie's Spider's Web23rd October - 26th October
When she manages to rent Copplestone Court, a big house in the country, for just four guineas a month when the asking-price is eighteen guineas, Clarissa Hailsham-Brown thinks she’s bagged a bargain.
Decamping to the country with her diplomat husband, Henry, and her stepson, Pip, she invites three guests to stay. And who could resist a break in the country?
However, this is Agatha Christie at her fiendish best and, before long, Clarissa, her family, friends and staff are caught in a terrifying storm of secret passages, mysterious telephone calls, drug-dealers and murder!
HumDrum’s fifth visit to the works of Agatha Christie, Spider’s Web, written especially for the stage in 1953.
Amateur performance rights by kind permission of Samuel French Limited.