Agatha Christie’s timeless thriller now in its 70th year
The Mousetrap, Agatha Christies iconic play continues to thrill audiences at the St Martin’s Theatre in London.
A masterpiece in murder-mystery writing, The Mousetrap sees a group of strangers gathered together in a remote country house only to discover 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 tickets at the St Martin’s Theatre, London are available to book for performances until 25 November 2023.
What's the story of The Mousetrap?
As news spreads of a murder in London, a group of seven strangers find themselves snowed in at Monkswell Manor, a stately countryside guesthouse. When a police sergeant arrives, the guests discover – to their horror – that a killer is in their midst. One by one, the suspicious characters reveal their sordid pasts. Which one is the murderer? Who will be their next victim?
Who is in the cast of The Mousetrap?
The London production of The Mousetrap includes: Eleanor McLoughlin as Mollie Ralston, Greg Lockett as Giles Ralston, George Naylor as Christopher Wren, Pamela Hardman as Mrs. Boyle, Ravi Aujla as Major Metcalf, Lizzie Frain as Miss Casewell, Matthew White as Mr. Paravicini and Daniel Solbe as Detective Sergeant Trotter. Other cast include Elliot Coombe, Kate Cresswell, Bella Farr, Clive Marlowe and Thomas Wingfield.
Who are the creative team of The Mousetrap?
The Mousetrap is written by Agatha Christie, and directed by Ian Talbot. The company manager is Paula Salmon, deputy stage manager is Helen Cobb, and costumer supervisor is Janet Hudson Holt.
Reviews of The Mousetrap★★★★ "A proper theatre moment" - The Times
"Still like clockwork" - The Evening Standard
"[The] murder mystery has been given a shot — a shot of Botox! — by director Ian Talbot" - Daily Mail
"Agatha Christie’s indestructible whodunnit" - Time Out
Matinees: Thursday, Saturday, Sunday
Performance information is for guidance only. Check booking calendar for details.
Important NotesImportant Info: We recommend patrons arrive at least 15 mins 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.
Venue InformationSt Martin's Theatre, West Street, Covent Garden, WC2H 9NZ
Nearest Tube or Train: Leicester Square (Northern line, Piccadilly line)
Nearest Buses: 14,19, 22, 24, 29, 38, 40, 176
Official London Theatre tickets for The Mousetrap at the St Martin's Theatre, London
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