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The Wasp's Nest

Agatha Christie

Short Play, Melodrama  /  1f, 3m

A short, small cast Poirot story.

The Wasp's Nest

by  Agatha Christie

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  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    1f, 3m
  • Duration
    Duration
    30 minutes
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    • Adult
Description

This classic Christie short story sees Hercule Poirot come between a bitter triangle of lovers to prevent a sinister murder before it takes place.

Available to buy as an individual title or as part of the collections Rule of Thumb and A Poirot Double Bill.

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Performing Groups
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  • Community Theatre
  • Dinner Theatre
  • Professional Theatre

Licence details

  • Minimum Fee: £39 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

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Specifics

Details

  • Time Period: 1930s
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Setting: The garden of Charles Harborough’s house. 
  • Features / Contains: Period Costumes

Casting

1f, 3m
Cast Attributes
CHARLES HARBOROUGH
CLAUD LANGDON
NINA BELLAMY
HERCULE POIROT

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