A Murder Is Announced

Audio-described performance Drama and comedy Touch tour

Audio described in-house. 

The residents of Chipping Cleghorn are astonished to read an advert in the local newspaper that a murder will take place this coming Friday at Little Paddocks, the home of Letitia Blacklock. Unable to resist, the group gather at the house at the appointed time, when the lights go out and a gun is fired. Enter Miss Marple, who must unravel a complex series of relationships and events to solve the mystery of the killer…

Now in it’s fourth year of touring, this lavish production has delighted packed audiences across the UK and Ireland and is brought to you by the company who produced the critically acclaimed courtroom thriller The Verdict. Starring Sarah Thomas (Last Of The Summer Wine), Kazia Pelka (Heartbeat/World’s End/Family Affairs), Tom Butcher (The Bill/Doctors), Jenny Funnell (As Time Goes By), Lucy Evans (Coronation Street) and Tom Gibbons (Johnny Phillips in The Archers).

“The packed audience loved every minute” – The Liverpool Echo 

“The magic of Miss Marple – Show of the week” – The Irish Mail On Sunday 

“A blissful couple of hours of whodunit fun” – The Scotsman 

Please note that the audio description for this performance is not delivered by VocalEyes. Every effort has been made to ensure that these details are correct; however, please do double-check with the venue for the availability of introductory notes and touch tours when booking.

Booking contact number 01325 405405 Booking contact email hippodrome.boxoffice@darlington.gov.uk