Will you be able to solve the the most famous ‘whodunnit’ murder mystery in the history of theatre? The St Martin’s Theatre is transformed into Monkswell Manor to set the scene for the most famous and longest running Agatha Christie play in London – The Mousetrap. Producers have announced an extension to the booking period for the production so tickets to The Mousetrap are now available to book for performances to November 25th, 2023.
The plot of The Mousetrap, sees the police arrive to interrogate a group of hotel guests following a spate of local murders. As the play progresses, the guests begin to reveal their shady pasts which all eventually unravel to uncover the identity of murderer amongst them.
Following its premiere at the Ambassadors Theatre in London all the way back in 1952, the nail-biting drama The Mousetrap in London turns 70 years old in November 2022 and is the most famous and longest running Agatha Christie show in London. Find out more about The Mousetrap in London here.
The cast of The Mousetrap ahead of the 70th anniversary of the opening of the famous play features George Naylor, Pamela Hardman, Lizzie Frain, Daniel Solbe, Thomas Wingfield, Kate Cresswell, Eleanor McLoughlin, Greg Lockett, Ravi Aujla, Matthew White, Elliot Coombe, Bella Farr, and Clive Marlowe.
The Mousetrap is directed by Ian Talbot, and features costume design by Janet Hudson Holt.
Performances of The Mousetrap continue at St. Martin’s Theatre which has three levels and is a small and intimate venue. Premium seating in the theatre is situated in the centre of the front section of the Stalls as well as the front of the Dress Circle however there are several different price bands all around these seats that offer completely unobstructed views of the stage and can offer additional value to the ticket price. Cheap tickets to The Mousetrap can be generally found in the Upper Circle with the majority of seats offering clear views with no restrictions. Although there are very few official discounts to The Mousetrap, bargain hunters on the lookout for lastminute theatre tickets can benefit from dynamic pricing from the theatre during quiet weeks and off peak times.