Witness for the Prosecution

Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie tickets at London County Hall

County Hall, London

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Agatha Christie’s gripping legal drama, staged at County Hall

Step inside the magnificent courtroom setting of London’s County Hall and experience the intensity and drama of Agatha Christie’s gripping story of justice, passion and betrayal.

Don’t miss this landmark stage production on London’s Southbank.

Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie tickets at County Hall London are available to book for performances up to 16 April 2023.

What is Witness for the Prosecution about?

You have been summoned for jury service…

Leonard Vole is accused of murdering a widow to inherit her wealth. The stakes are high – will Leonard survive the shocking witness testimony?

Will he be able to convince the jury, and you of his innocence and escape the hangman’s noose?

Who is in the Witness for the Prosecution London cast?

The London cast of Witness for the Prosecution is led Joshua Glenister as the accused, Leonard Vole, opposite Lauren O’Neil as Romaine. Owen Oakeshott will play Sir Wilfrid Robarts QC. He is joined by Peter Landi as Mr Mayhew, Richard Teverson as Mr Myers QC, and James Hayes as Mr Justice Wainwright. The company is completed by James Alper, Lily Blunsom-Washbrook, Jonathan Brenner, Simon Butteriss, Vicki Davids, William Donaldson, Nick Hardie, Andrew Hollingworth, Mandi Symonds, Naomi Taylor,Matt Weyland, and Donnavan Yates.

Creative team

Agatha Christie’s Witness for the Prosecution is directed by Lucy Bailey with design by William Dudley, lighting by Chris Davey and sound design by Mic Pool.


Reviews of Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie

★★★★★ "Criminally Good" - Daily Mail
★★★★ "A palatial interior fit for the Queen of crime" - Daily Telegraph
★★★★ "The Perfect Setting. A deliciously enjoyable revival" - Time Out
★★★★ "Agatha Christie’s ingenious courtroom drama fits perfectly in County Hall" - The Guardian
★★★★ "The setting, the playing, the plotting keep you guessing happily throughout" - The Times
★★★★  Average review score

Show Information

Age restrictions
Children aged 10 and above
Running time
2 hours 15 minutes (including interval)
Performance dates
Booking to 16 April 2023
Performance days
Evenings: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

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Important Notes

Important information: Latecomers may not be admitted.
We do not allow any babes in arms and children under the age of 2 will not be permitted as it may cause disruption to the actors and other audience members. All children need their own ticket.

COVID measures

At London County Hall, we have various Covid safety measures in place, including a brand new air ventilation system, large and spacious front of house areas, and more regular enhanced cleaning across the site. You are required to wear a face covering when inside London County Hall.

Our new mechanical ventilation system introduces fresh, filtered air into the Chamber. All air is extracted at roof level, pulling air away from audiences. Used air is extracted straight to the outside and is not recirculated. Filters are changed as part of regular, routine maintenance and we have full control over the air system. Our lobby and bar areas provide audiences with large, spacious areas which are serviced by natural ventilation methods.

Please allow extra arrival time as there are multiple entrances to the seating area once inside the theatre. A note about Gallery Tickets: Access to the original Public Galleries is up a flight of stairs, with no lift access. Once at Gallery level, the steps to access Rows C and D are steep with extra steps. Seats in Row A have narrow access and 2 extra steps. All steps in the Galleries are narrow. These seats may not be suitable for patrons with access requirements or vertigo sufferers.

Hearing loop may not work for patrons seated in the North and South Gallery. There are no toilets on the Gallery level. A note about Stalls Tickets: There is a lift from Street level to the foyer/Box Office. There is a lift from the foyer to the Courtroom Stalls Chamber ONLY. Row F is the only row for step-free access. There is a wheelchair space available in row F suitable for those wishing to remain in their wheelchair for the duration of the show. Hearing Loop should work for all seats in the Courtroom Stalls. We advise that patrons with access requirements check with theatre's box office before purchasing tickets.

Please note: There is not a cloakroom at this venue; bags that do not fit comfortably under a single seat will not be permitted.


Venue Information

County Hall, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 7PB
Nearest Tube or Train: Waterloo (Jubilee line, Northern line, Bakerloo line)
Nearest Buses: 76, 77, 211, 381, 507, N381
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