Jon Altman Joins MOUSETRAP’s 70th Anniversary Tour

The full representation has been announced for the Mousetrap 70th Anniversary Tour, the world’s longest running play, which will visit more than 70 venues across the UK and Ireland from next September.

Joining previously announced Todd Carty (East Enders, Grange Hill, Ice Dancing) as Major Metcalfe and Gwyneth Strong (Only Fools and Horses, East Enders) as Ms. Boyle as fellow East Enders actor John Altman as Mr. Paravicini and Joel Dyson (Dream Girls) , Funny Girl) as Mollie Ralston, Laurence Pears (Magic Goes Wrong) as Giles Ralston, Elliot Clay as Christopher Wren (The Mousetrap in London), Essie Barrow (The Mousetrap in London) as Miss Casewell, and Joseph Reed ( The Nobodies) as Detective Sgt. Trotter.

The murder mystery from Agatha Christie, the world’s best-selling novelist of all time, will open at the Royal Nottingham Theatre, where it had its world premiere in 1952. The iconic thriller is set to visit more than 70 venues across the country, including All cities I originally played in 70 years ago, plus many others.

This 70th Anniversary Tour is the first of many ways that Mousetrap will celebrate its special year.

After its first touring show in 1952, The Mousetrap opened in the West End where it continues to this day, continuing its record-breaking run at St Martin’s Theater having performed there more than 28,500 times, and selling over 10 million tickets.

The Mousetrap 70th Anniversary Tour will open at Theater Royal Nottingham on 27 September 2022 and will visit Dublin, Cork, Brighton, Birmingham, Liverpool, Oxford, Bath, Manchester, Norwich, Malvern, Newcastle, Coventry, Southampton, York, Cardiff and Plymouth. , Litchfield, Stoke-on-Trent, Woking, Perth, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Cheltenham, Milton Keynes, Sheffield, Inverness, Aberdeen, Blackpool, Hereford, Chelmsford, Dundee, Derby, Bristol, Leeds, Cambridge, Torquay, Buxton, Swansea, Northampton, Truro, Peterborough, Kings Lynn, Guilford, New Brighton, Bromley, and Hastings, running throughout 2023 with other venues through 2024 to be announced in due course.

Full tour schedule, more information, theater listings and ticket purchases through the MousetrapOnTour.co.uk website

As news of a murder spreads in London, a group of seven strangers find themselves in the snow at Monkswell Manor, a remote country guesthouse. When a police sergeant arrives, the guests discover – to their horror – that there is a killer in their midst. One by one, suspicious characters reveal their filthy past. Who is the killer? Who will be their next victim?

Mousetrap is produced by Adam Spiegel, Sir Stephen Willie Cohen, and directed by Ian Talbot OBE.

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