Alfred Hitchcock’s classic thriller The Lady Vanishes comes to the Palace Theatre from 21-26 January, starring husband and wife Juliet Mills and Maxwell Caulfield.
This never-before-seen adaption from Bill Kenwright Productions of the Hitchcock classic will visit Southend, Bath, Clwyd, Guildford, Edinburgh, New Brighton, Blackpool, Richmond, Malvern, Bromley, Chesterfield, Stoke, Inverness and Barnstaple.
When Socialite Iris’ unexpected travelling companion suddenly disappears, Iris is perplexed to find that all the other passengers deny ever having seen her. But with the help of musician Max, she turns detective, and together they try to solve the mystery of why the lady vanished …
Celebrated Emmy award-winning actress Juliet Mills’ debut was with her father John Mills in the movie In Which We Serve, aged just 11 weeks! More recently, in ITV’s Wild at Heart, she portrayed Caroline DuPlessis’ sister, played by her real-life sister Hayley.
Award-winning Maxwell Caulfield’s numerous big screen and TV roles include starring with Michelle Pfeiffer in Grease 2 and as Miles Colby in the hit American soap opera Dynasty and its spin-off series The Colbys.
The cast also features Lorna Fitzgerald, fresh from her shock departure from BBC’s EastEnders in the role of Abi Branning.
Building on the phenomenal decade-long success of The Agatha Christie Theatre Company, The Classic Thriller Theatre Company presents a quick-witted and devilishly fun thriller, based on the 1939 Hitchcock classic, ranked as one of the best British films of all time.
The production is directed by Roy Marsden best known as an actor, particularly in his role as Commander Adam Dalgliesh in ITV’s P.D. James series. This is now Roy’s third time directing a Classic Thriller Theatre Company production having previously directed
Rehearsal for Murder and A Judgement in Stone.
The Lady Vanishes comes to Southend’s Palace Theatre from 21-26 January 2019.
For tickets and more information 01702351135 www.southendtheatres.org.uk