The Mousetrap

by Agatha Christie
Directed by Coreen Janetzke

Dec. 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, & 21, 2019 at 8:00PM
Dec. 8, 15, & 22, 2019 at 2:00PM

Brian Henry, Diane Hooper, Greg Kissner, Randy Lenhart, Brittany Powers,Kyle Smith, Rachel Wiltshire, & Rusty Wummel

A group of strangers is stranded in a boarding house during a snow storm, one of whom is a murderer. The suspects include the newly married couple who run the house, and the suspicions in their minds nearly wreck their perfect marriage. Others are a spinster with a curious background, an architect who seems better equipped to be a chef, a retired Army major, a strange little man who claims his car has overturned in a drift, and a jurist who makes life miserable for everyone. Into their midst comes a policeman, traveling on skis. He no sooner arrives, when the jurist is killed. Two down, and one to go. To get to the rationale of the murderer's pattern, the policeman probes the background of everyone present, and rattles a lot of skeletons. Another famous Agatha Christie switch finish! Chalk up another superb intrigue for the foremost mystery writer of her time.

Suitable for audiences of all ages.

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Casting Announcement for The Mousetrap!

Curtain Players is proud to announce the cast of The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie, following auditions on Sept. 8.  

Congratulations to Diane Hooper (Mrs. Boyle), Rusty Wummel (Mr. Paravacini), Kyle Smith (Sgt. Trotter), Brian Henry (Giles Ralston), Randy Lenhart (Major Metcalf), Greg Kissner (Christopher Wren), Brittany Powers (Miss Casewell) and Rachel Wiltshire (Mollie Ralston).

The Mousetrap runs Dec. 6 – 22, and is directed by Coreen Janetzke.

Everyone's a suspect in Christie's enduring murder-mystery. A group of strangers is stranded in a boarding house during a snowstorm, and one of them is a murderer. A superb evening of intrigue by the foremost mystery writer of her time!

Performances are Fridays and Saturdays, Dec. 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, & 21, 2019 at 8 p.m., and Sundays Dec. 8, 15, & 22 at 2 p.m., with a pay-what-you-can preview on Thursday, Dec. 5 at 8 p.m. Please note the additional matinee on the first Sunday.

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