Spring 2016 Production
Award-winning actors Shane Richie and Jessie Wallace star on stage together for the very first time, in No.1 bestselling author Peter James’ critically acclaimed stage hit – The Perfect Murder.
Victor Smiley and his wife Joan have been married for a long time. But their marriage has reached crisis point and Victor has decided there is only one way to get Joan out of his life forever… but he’s about to get a nasty surprise… As a young Detective Roy Grace starts to investigate his very first homicide case, dark forces intervene and Grace begins to fear that nothing is quite as it seems.
Have you ever wondered how to commit the perfect murder? This highly entertaining dark comedy thriller directed by Olivier Award winner, Ian Talbot, might be your answer!
Shane Richie and Jessie Wallace have famously starred together in EastEnders for that last 13 years and both have numerous other TV and theatre credits. Peter James has sold over 17million books of his Roy Grace series. The Perfect Murder was 15 weeks at No.1 and remained for 50 weeks in the iBook Top 10.
London Theatre 1 ★★★★★
‘A masterpiece of comedy theatre – macabre, farcical, yet delicious, it really is just perfect’
‘A great night in the theatre’
‘Shane Richie and Jessie Wallace sparkle and are a sheer joy to watch’
ALAN FREESTONE as UNDERSTUDY MALE
CLAIRE RUSSELL as UNDERSTUDY FMALE
LAURA TISDALL – ORIGINAL MUSIC COMPOSER
AARON DOOTSON – ASSOCIATE LIGHTING DESIGNER
TASMIN ROSE – PRODUCTION MANAGER
ROGER RICHARDSON – COMPANY STAGE MANAGER
CHRIS LAMBERT – DEPUTY STAGE MANAGER
SUSAN BUCKLEY – WARDROBE MISTRESS
CHRISSY MADISON – COSTUME SUPERVISOR
FERN BELVINS – PROPS BUYER
NICOLA BUYS – PROPS BUYER