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Witness for the Prosecution

Witness for the Prosecution
Written by Agatha Christie
Directed by Christine Giles
13 – 18 May 1985

Leonard Vole stands accused of murdering a rich widow. The stakes are high with shocking witness testimony, impassioned outbursts from the dock and a young man’s fight to escape the hangman’s noose. Generally regarded as one of Christie’s most accomplished plays, this suspenseful thriller keeps audiences guessing until the very end.


Greta – Joanna Lovell
Carter – Trevor Coleman
Sir Wilfred’s Chief Clark – Trevor Coleman
Mr Mayhew – Ian Macdonald
Leonard Vole – Graham Frosdick
Sir Wilfred Roberts, Q.C – Graeme Horner
Inspector Hearne – Michael Angell
Romaine – Eileen Hullett
Clerk of the Court – Brian Roberts
Mr Justice Wainwright – Tom Ellis
Mr Myers, QC – Tony Bate
Warder – Len Huntley
Policeman – David Hullett
Dr Wyatt – Pamela Horner
Janet Mackenzie – Jean Midlane
Sarah Clegg – Sarah Long
The Other Woman – Diane Akerman


Stage Managers and Set Design – John Brace, Steve Lovell
Props – Susan Birmingham, Denise Brown, Graham Peters
Lights – Annamarie Grant, Tony Dines
Sound – Kevin Duff
Wardrobe – Marjorie Sawyer
Set Construction – Guild Workshop

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