From Cluedo to Sherlock, the British public love a good whodunit… with the latest series of detective drama Broadchurch only days away the world’s longest running murder mystery The Mousetrap is coming together with London’s newest, Murder For Two to offer you a chance to win a pair of tickets to each of these both smash-hit shows.
The huge off-Broadway hit Murder For Two (opening The Other Palace Studio from 2nd – 18th March 2017) is a hilarious high-energy madcap murder mystery with a twist. Two actors play thirteen characters and the piano in this acclaimed new musical. A loving homage to the canon of murder mystery plays, Murder For Two is a hysterical blend of music, mayhem and murder. ★★★★ “fast-moving, affectionate homage to Agatha Christie… Impossible to resist” WhatsOnStage
The Mousetrap celebrates its Sapphire Anniversary this year: 65 years of the nation’s best-loved murder mystery. Every night is a new world record for the longest-running show in the world, and more than ten million of us have thrilled to Agatha Christie’s classic tale since the early 1950s. Expect a perfect balance of suspense and humour from the Queen of Crime’s most enduring stage hit.
To be in with a chance of winning a pair of tickets to both shows simply comment below with the answer to the following question: Which heart-throb plays Broadchurch’s Detective Hardy?
Closing date for entries – Mon 6th March 2017 (Winner notified by email on Tuesday 7th March 2017)
Terms: One winner will receive a pair of tickets to The Mousetrap, redeemable Monday-Friday until 30th April 2017 (excluding 14th April and 17th April 2017), and a pair of tickets to Murder For Two, redeemable until 18th March 2017. Prize subject to availability.
MURDER FOR TWO
A hilarious high-energy musical whodunit, Murder For Two is a madcap murder mystery with a twist. Two actors play thirteen characters…and the piano in this acclaimed new musical. A loving homage to the canon of murder mystery plays, Murder For Two is a hysterical blend of music, mayhem and murder.
When famous novelist Arthur Whitney is found dead at his birthday party, it’s time to call in the detectives. The only problem is, they’re out of town. Enter Officer Marcus Moscowicz, a neighbourhood cop who dreams of climbing the ranks. With the clock ticking, it’s up to Marcus to prove his super sleuthing skills and solve the crime before the real detective arrives.
Murder For Two was recently a huge hit Off-Broadway. The production will have its British stage premiere at The Watermill Theatre prior to it run at The Other Palace, London. It will be directed by Luke Sheppard and produced by The Other Palace’s Artistic Director Paul Taylor-Mills- the duo behind the Olivier award-winning musical In The Heights.
Murder For Two
A Watermill Theatre production in association with Paul Taylor-Mills
Book and music by Joe Kinosian Book and lyrics by Kellen Blair
2nd – 18th March 2017
Congratulations to Laura Snook who was the lucky winner!