The long running Agatha Christie classic The Mousetrap is showing this week at the Palace Theatre and I was privileged to see it on it's strong opening night on Monday.
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Last night I saw the opening night of The Wipers Times and it is one of the most enjoyable, poignant and funny plays I've seen in a long time.
Clipped British accents, victory rolls, tots of sherry and a puzzling murder case - it could only be Agatha Christie's Miss Marple!
Winner of 7 Olivier Awards and 5 Tony Awards® including Best Play.
This West End hit musical has already won the 2015 Olivier Award for Best New Musical and a whole host of fantastic reviews so I wasn’t in the least bit surprised to see a packed out audience at The Cliffs on Tuesday.
...and time is running out to book your tickets to see Brian Conley and Lesley Joseph starring in the largest panto in the South East.