“Murder has never been this funny. A spoof of all crime thrillers… it is good clean mirth all the way. The quick, smart, extremely well-timed dialogue of [The Murder Room] comes through loud and clear [with] never a dull moment.” Think, Monty Python meets The Pink Panther.
Cast includes: 3 Men and 3 Women.
EDGAR HOLLISTER* – member of the landed gentry; “middle aged”
MAVIS TEMPLETON – his very recent bride; “middle aged, but doesn’t admit it”
MRS. LOTTIE MOLLOY – their housekeeper; a seasoned, but earthy woman
JAMES CRANDALL – an inspector of police; mature and professional
ABEL HOWARD* – a police constable; Edgar’s weaker half
SUSAN HOLLISTER – Edgar’s daughter; ingenue, but easily befuddled
BARRY DRAPER – Susan’s American fiancé; the only sane one, mostly
Rehearsals begin September 5 and will run Tuesday-Friday evenings with several Saturday mornings until the production opens on October 20th.
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Performances: October 20-22, 27-29