Agatha Christie’s iconic murder mystery play The Mousetrap will be brought to life for the first time in Australia by a stellar cast, announced today by Producers, Michael Coppel, Louise Withers and Linda Bewick.
Celebrating the Diamond Anniversary of The Mousetrap, the Australian tour is one of 60 productions to open in 2012, with tours scheduled for Russia and China, Turkey, Holland and even Venezuela.
The cast will feature:
(Bell Shakespeare, Dance Academy, Muriel’s Wedding)
(Offspring, Melba, Little Fish, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries)
(AFI recipient; Best Actor in a Leading Role for his performance in Bad Boy Bubby)
(All Saints, McLeod’s Daughters)
(Bastard Boys, Rent, Billy Elliot the Musical)
(MTC’s Next to Normal, Packed to the Rafters)
(Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby, McLeod’s Daughters)
(MTC’s Hamlet, Black Swan’s Away)
Robert J. Edwards
Ramona Von Pusch
The Mousetrap is the longest running show in the world, having originally opened on London’s West End in November 1952 it has since played over 24,000 performances.
The Australian Diamond Anniversary Tour of The Mousetrap will open at The Sydney Theatre at Walsh Bay on June 30 and will go on to play at Perth’s His Majesty’s Theatre from August 14 and Melbourne’s Comedy Theatre from August 30.
Tickets for all announced cities go on sale to the general public at 9.00am on Monday March 26.
02 9250 1999
1300 723 038
His Majesty’s Theatre
August 14 – August 26
08 9484 1133
or 1800 193 300
The Comedy Theatre
August 30 – October 7