It has been confirmed that Agatha Christie’s And Then There Were None will tour the UK next year. The production opens on Monday 12th January 2015 at the Theatre Royal Windsor.
The cast will include Paul Nicholas (Jesus Christ Superstar/Cats) as judge Sir Lawrence Wargrave, Colin Buchanan (Dalziel and Pascoe/Dangerous Corner) as inspector William Henry Blore, Susan Penhaligon (Bouquet of Barbed Wire/A Fine Romance) as Emily Brent, Mark Curry (Blue Peter/The Woman in Black) as Dr. Armstrong, Verity Rushworth (Emmerdale/The Sound of Music) as Vera Claythorne, Frazer Hines (Doctor Who/Emmerdale) as Rogers and Ben Nealon (Soldier Soldier/Doctors) as Philip Lombard.
The show is directed by Joe Harmston with design by Simon Scullion, lighting by Douglas Kuhrt and sound by Matt Bugg.
And Then There Were None is the world’s best-selling mystery ever, with 100 million sales to date. Widely considered to be Christie’s masterpiece, her own stage adaptation of this dark and captivating tale will thrill and enthral, as murder unfolds…
A group of 10 strangers is lured to a remote island off the coast of Devon. Upon arrival it is discovered that their host, an eccentric millionaire, is missing. At dinner a recorded message is played accusing each of them in turn of having a guilty secret and by the end of the evening the 10 guests become nine.
Stranded on the island by a torrential storm and haunted by an ancient nursery rhyme, one by one the guests begin to die. And with only the fallen believed to be innocent who amongst them is the killer?