Witness for the Prosecution will extend its run on London’s South Bank until 16 September 2018. It had previously been booking until 11 March only. Tickets for the new booking period are now on sale.
This new production of Agatha Christie’s classic courtroom play has captured the imagination of audiences who have experienced the drama inside the unique setting of County Hall’s ornate Chamber. Director Lucy Bailey places the audience in the thick of the action, with some even watching from the jury box, as this gripping tale of justice, passion and betrayal unfolds around them.
Leonard Vole is accused of murdering a widow to inherit her wealth. The stakes are high. Will Leonard survive the shocking witness testimony? Will he be able to convince the jury of his innocence and escape the hangman’s noose?
Witness for the Prosecution is designed by William Dudley, with lighting by Chris Davey and sound design by Mic Pool. The current cast is led by Catherine Steadman as Romaine, Jack McMullen as Leonard Vole and David Yelland as Sir Wilfrid Robarts, with Philip Franks, Patrick Godfrey, Roger Ringrose, Richard Attlee, Elliot Balchin, Alexandra Guelff, Miranda Horn, Jon House, Jules Melvin, Hywel Simons and Alex Stedman.
Casting for the new booking period is to be announced. Witness for the Prosecution is presented by Eleanor Lloyd Productions and Rebecca Stafford Productions.