A Murder is Announced

Year: 2015

Start Date: 7 September

End Date: 12 September

Production Company: Middle Ground Theatre Company Ltd



Author: Agatha Christie

Director: Michael Lunney


Diane Fletcher Rachel Bright Sarah Thomas

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Items of Interest in the Programme:

Agatha Mary Clarrisa Miller was born in Torquay in 1890. She was educated at home by her mother or the occasional governess. In 1914 she married Archie Christie but sadly they were to divorce. In 1930 she married Max Mallowan. Her first dective story was The Mysterious Affair at Styles, it was finished in 1916 and published in 1920. The book which finally made her name was The Murder of Roger Ackroyd published in 1926. Agatha Christie was made a Dame of the British Empire in 1971.

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Adapted for the stage by Leslie Darbon