The Mousetrap

The Mousetrap, Agatha Christie‘s timeless thriller is the world’s longest-running show.

A masterpiece in murder-mystery writing, The Mousetrap sees a group of people gathered together in a remote country house only to discover that there is a murderer in their midst.

Having opened in 1952, The Mousetrap continues to find new audiences with each new generation.

Experience this theatrical legend – an irresistible whodunit treat for the whole family.

The Mousetrap is booking until 27 March 2021 at the St Martin’s Theatre, London

What’s the Story?

As a group of people gather in a remote part of the countryside they discover, to their horror, that there is a murderer in their midst.

Who can it be? One by one the suspicious characters reveal their sordid pasts until at the last, nerve-shredding moment the identity and the motive are finally revealed.

Who’s in it? The Mousetrap Cast

The cast features Vivien Keene (Mrs Boyle), Tom England (Christopher Wren), Mitchell Baggott (Detective-Sergeant Trotter), Rob Edwards (Major Metcalf), Victoria Lucie (Miss Casewell), David Boyle (Mr Paravicini), Max Gell (Giles Ralston) and Moll Roberts (Mollie Ralston), Adam Elliott, Mandi Martin, Megan Louise Wilson, Sam Hill and Clive Marlowe.


The world renowned murder mystery by Agatha Christie recently celebrated its 28,0000 performance in London. Now in its 68th year, The Mousetrap opened on 25 November 1952 at the Ambassadors Theatre before moving to its current home at the St Martin’s Theatre on 25 March 1974. 

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Important Notes

Age Restrictions: Recommended for ages 12 and over.

Running Time: 2 hours, 15 minutes

Important Info:  We recommend patrons arrive at least 15mins in advance of the show start time. Please note that the theatre are no longer accepting bags into the theatre cloakrooms. St Martins Theatre will continue to carry out bag searches and accept there may be some delays to patrons, please be aware that your bags will need to be checked before being seated.

Performance Schedule

Theatre Information

St Martin's Theatre
Address: West Street, London, WC2H 9NZ
Nearest Underground: Leicester Square (Northern line, Piccadilly line)
Nearest Buses: 14,19, 22, 24, 29, 38, 40, 176

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Ticket Information

Official West End Theatre tickets for The Mousetrap at the St Martin's Theatre, London

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