The Mousetrap Title Shot

The Mousetrap

Live at
Sunderland Empire
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Tue 30 Jan - Sat 3 Feb 2024
  Tickets available from £13.00
subject to a transaction fee of £3.65
Play
2 hours 20 minutes
DON’T JUST SEE IT. SOLVE IT.

Sunderland Empire

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Tue 30 Jan - Sat 3 Feb 2024
High St West, Sunderland, SR1 3EX, UK
2 hours 20 minutes
Tue - Sat at 19:30
Wed and Sat at 14:30
Age guidance 12+
For group bookings of 10 or more:

Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap is the world’s longest-running play. This thrilling West End production is THE genre-defining murder mystery from the best-selling novelist of all time… case closed!

As news spreads of a murder in London, a group of seven strangers find themselves snowed in at a remote countryside guesthouse. When a police sergeant arrives, the guests discover – to their horror – that a killer is in their midst! One by one, the suspicious characters reveal their sordid pasts. Which one is the murderer? Who will be their next victim? Can you solve this world-famous mystery for yourself?

The cleverest murder mystery of British Theatre
- The Telegraph

For almost 70 years, Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap has kept millions of people from every corner of the globe on the edge of their seats. Could you be next?

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What the critics say

A truly entertaining classic thriller
- The Sunday Times
Deservedly a classic among murder thrillers
- The Observer

Sunderland Empire

High St West, Sunderland, SR1 3EX, UK
Sunderland
The box office will open 90 minutes prior to performances.
The Sunderland Empire has 5 bars around the venue, at Foyer, Stalls and Dress Circle levels.
Make your visit to Sunderland Empire even more memorable, there are a range of exclusive experiences available to give you a personal theatre experience.
There is no cloakroom available at the Sunderland Empire.

Vesta Tilley laid the foundation stone of what is now the Sunderland Empire on 29 September 1906 and took to the stage on 1 July 1907 to officially declare the theatre open. Masterminded by two of the contemporary heads of British theatre, Edward Moss and Osward Stoll, the Sunderland Empire Theatre has undergone many changes since it opened but remains the North East’s premier entertainment venue.

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Sunderland Empire

change
Tue 30 Jan - Sat 3 Feb 2024
High St West, Sunderland, SR1 3EX, UK
2 hours 20 minutes
Tue - Sat at 19:30
Wed and Sat at 14:30
Age guidance 12+
For group bookings of 10 or more: