Wales Millennium Centre and Wiltshire Creative have today announced initial casting for the first ever UK stage adaptation of Agatha Christie’s much-loved Miss Marple thriller, The Mirror Crack’d from Side to Side.
The Mirror Crack’d will be a European Premiere, opening at Salisbury Playhouse on 15 February 2019 before touring to Dublin, Cambridge and Cardiff.
Adapted for the stage by Rachel Wagstaff, and directed by Melly Still, The Mirror Crack’d will star Susie Blake as Miss Marple and Simon Shepherd as Scotland Yard inspector Dermot Craddock.
Full casting will be announced soon.
Times are changing. Girls are wearing trousers and Hollywood has come to a sleepy English village in the shape of a beautiful film star.
Miss Marple is left to feel that the world has no need of her now until a mysterious death calls into question the past of all those present. Everyone’s version of events is different.
Can Miss Marple unravel the tangle of lies?