Sleuth

Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company and West Yorkshire Playhouse present

Sleuth

By Anthony Shaffer. Sleuth is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH, LTD

Friday 9 - Saturday 24 September 2016

Main House - Tickets: £32 - £8

Details

The ultimate game of cat and mouse, Sleuth is a Tony award‑winning thriller by Anthony Shaffer where nothing is quite as it seems.

Andrew Wyke is a rich and successful mystery writer whose obsession with playing games is in danger of losing him everything. Luring his wife’s lover Milo to his country pile, Andrew persuades him to take part in a specially created challenge.

Before long their power struggle descends into a sinister and deadly duel of wits, where nothing is off-limits. Investigating a Missing Person, Inspector Doppler attempts to untangle fact from fiction, deception from truth and murderer from victim.

In Sleuth, Shaffer creates one of the most witty, suspenseful and ingenious plays of the 20th century.

“Whodunnit still thrills.”

The Times (2002 West End production)

“Clever, intricate… It is good, neat, clean and bloody fun.”

The New York Times (1970 Broadway production)

Cast and Creative Team

Milo Tindle James Alexandrou
Andrew Wyke Miles Richardson
Inspector Doppler Cliff Williams
Detective Sergeant Tarrant Oli Smith
Police Constable Higgs Ed Boot

Director Giles Croft
Designer Barney George
Lighting Designer Alexandra Stafford
AV Designer Simon Wainwright
Composer and Musical Director Jonathan Girling
Sound Designer Martin Curtis
Voice Coach Kat Hicks
Fight Director Philip D’Orléans
Assistant Director Natasha Hyman

An extra £1 charge will be added to your order if you would like your tickets posted to you.

Dates & Times

Sleuth - Fri 9 Sep 7:45pm Fri 9 Sep Main House 7:45pm Preview Hot Night £22 - £8
Sleuth - Sat 10 Sep 7:45pm Sat 10 Sep Main House 7:45pm Hot Night £32 - £8
Sleuth - Mon 12 Sep 7:45pm Mon 12 Sep Main House 7:45pm Hot Night £32 - £8
Sleuth - Tue 13 Sep 7:00pm Tue 13 Sep Main House 7:00pm Press Night £32 - £8
Sleuth - Wed 14 Sep 7:45pm Wed 14 Sep Main House 7:45pm £32 - £8
Sleuth - Thu 15 Sep 7:45pm Thu 15 Sep Main House 7:45pm Post Show Talk £32 - £8
Sleuth - Fri 16 Sep 7:45pm Fri 16 Sep Main House 7:45pm £32 - £8
Sleuth - Sat 17 Sep 2:30pm Sat 17 Sep Main House 2:30pm Audio Described Performance £26-£10
Sleuth - Sat 17 Sep 7:45pm Sat 17 Sep Main House 7:45pm £32 - £8
Sleuth - Tue 20 Sep 7:45pm Tue 20 Sep Main House 7:45pm £32 - £8
Sleuth - Wed 21 Sep 7:45pm Wed 21 Sep Main House 7:45pm Audio Described Performance £32 - £8
Sleuth - Thu 22 Sep 1:30pm Thu 22 Sep Main House 1:30pm £26-£10
Sleuth - Thu 22 Sep 7:45pm Thu 22 Sep Main House 7:45pm Captioned Performance Sign Interpreted £32 - £8
Sleuth - Fri 23 Sep 7:45pm Fri 23 Sep Main House 7:45pm £32 - £8
Sleuth - Sat 24 Sep 7:45pm Sat 24 Sep Main House 7:45pm £32 - £8

Reviews

“Whodunnit still thrills.” The Times (2002 West End production)

“Clever, intricate… It is good, neat, clean and bloody fun.” The New York Times (1970 Broadway production)

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