ANYBODY FOR MURDER July 2019
Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne
Max is planning to murder his wife Janet, collect her life insurance and enjoy life with his girlfriend when Mary and George arrive on their Greek island with news: Mary and Janet are beneficiaries of a huge fortune. Plans and plots hatch and soon everyone is bent on murder. All that stands in their way is the presence of a neighbour who knows a thing or two about murder: crime writer Edgar Chambers.
A thrilling comedy by the writers of the television series The Avengers.
WAIT UNTIL DARK 30 July - 3 Aug
A sinister conman looking for a mysterious doll, visits the apartment of Sam Hendrix and his blind wife, Susy. With Sam potentially implicated in a recent murder, Susy realises the doll could be the key to his innocence and refuses to reveal its location. A deadly game of cat and mouse then ensues between the two of them and Susy knows the only way to play fair is by her rules, so when darkness falls she turns off all the lights leaving both of them to manoeuvre in the dark until the deadly game is over. From the author of Dial M for Murder.
ANYBODY FOR MURDER 13 - 17 Aug
Max is planning to murder wife Janet, collect her life insurance, and enjoy life with his girlfriend when friends Mary and George arrive on their Greek island with news they are beneficiaries of a huge fortune. Plots and plans are hatch, and soon everyone is hell bent on murder. All that stands in their way is the presence of a neighbour who knows a thing or two about murder, crime writer Edgar Chambers. This hilarious comedy thriller will have you on the edge of your seat and laughing out-loud in equal measures!
MURDER WITH LOVE 6 - 10 Aug
Many people dislike Larry Campbell but none more so than David Ryder. Ryder pursues his wicked vendetta by obtaining a key to Campbell’s flat to kill him. Deceit, suspicion, blackmail and incrimination are woven into the web of crime culminating in a second killing and a tantalizing twist in the tail. This is Francis Durbridge at his very finest.
DANGEROUS OBSESSION 20 - 24 Aug
When John Barrett unexpectedly appears at the home of Sally & Mark Driscoll, it is clear he is looking for someone to take the blame for his wife’s fatal accident. Dangerously obsessed and determined to seek retribution, Barrett strips away the conflicting secrets of the Driscoll’s apparently perfect lives, until his twisted revenge climaxes in the devastating conclusion of this compulsive psycho-thriller.