A Death of Convenience

March 2019

a murder mystery by Ron Hutson

directed by Derek Wilson

Welcome to Elmdale, the country estate of Lord and Lady Chestle, where a family gathering is taking place. Son Geoffrey is visiting with his wife Lydia and his business partner and his wife, and there is much business to discuss over the course of the weekend. Lydia hates the country but has taken a shine to Barry, the gardener. Events take a shocking turn one night when Lydia sneaks through the conservatory, to make her way to Barry’s lodgings, and her lifeless body is found moments later!

Enter both the doctor and the Inspector to work out whether this is an unfortunate accident or something else…





Performance dates

Thu 14th March 7.30pm
Fri 15th March 7.30pm
Sat 16th March 7.30pm




Adults £7
Under 18 £3

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*Some cast members may not be shown here and cast may be changed without notice