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London Fringe - Thriller
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A terrible murder has been committed at McDougal Manor and there is only one man who can solve it, the questionable Private Detective, Dick Reference!
He tries his best with girls. He tries his best with mates. But for all his efforts, things just don't seem to be going right. So he's making a change. Something's triggered him to stand up for himself and reassert his worth.
Wormwood Scrubs Prison, London, 1961. One of Britain's most notorious double agents, George Blake, is serving a 42 year sentence - that is, until he strikes up an unlikely friendship with Irish petty criminal, Sean Bourke.
A coming-of-age thriller exploring the fragility of the childhood imagination. A ground-breaking Virtual Reality / live theatre hybrid from the ever questioning boundary-pushing, curious directive.
During one of his audacious experiments trying to separate good from evil in human nature, the kind and gifted Dr Jekyll inadvertently unleashes an alternate personality of pure evil … the mysterious Mr Hyde.
Summer 1995, The Great Barrier Reef. Police divers hover over the reef, looking for traces of Ashleigh by torchlight. A coming-of-age thriller exploring the fragility of the childhood imagination.
When Sandor snatched Little Joe from the path of a London tube train, he was quick to make clear the terms of the rescue. "I saved your life", he told the homeless youngster, "so your life belongs to me now".
What happens when the red mist descends? Why do some people lash out, while others contain their anger? What's really going on in the minds of young men? A Thrilling New Play Where Multiple Masculinities Collide.
Two well-bred young men murder a fellow Oxford student just for the fun of it. Placing the corpse in a wooden box, they invite a group of friends over to their Mayfair apartment - including the loving mother of the boy they've just killed.
Could this be the final curtain for the world's greatest detective? Sherlock Holmes lives in retirement on the South Coast. He keeps bees, occasionally casts his fly fishing rod, even plays his Stradivarius when the rheumatism allows.
A fateful encounter takes place between two men in the dining carriage of a train crossing America. Guy is the successful businessman with a nagging jealousy; Charles is the cold, calculating chancer with a dark secret.
A spine-tingling thriller set in the 1930s which tells the story of a young man, Jacob Ward, who views a house for sale in a deserted village in the south of England.
When Inspector Tanner is called in to investigate a ruthless murder at Mark's Priory, the grand ancestral home of the Lebanon family, he quickly discovers that nothing is quite as it seems.
There's a murderer on the loose - and they've got it in for the Cluedo Club. Armed with a vast knowledge of the crime fiction genre, it's up to student sleuth Esther Jones to crack the case before it's too late.
In a luxurious bedroom, two maids fantasise about killing their employer, playing out dangerous and sadistic scenarios as they plan her violent death.
Bronagh has lived right at the heart of the moor for as long as she can remember. But recently she has started having the same dream over and over again - with the voices and the whispering. Is it trying to tell her something?
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