Spider's Web

Spider's Web

A comedy whodunnit from the ‘Queen of Crime’ Agatha Christie

Oh, what a tangled web we weave, when first we practise to deceive!”

A comedy whodunnit from the ‘Queen of Crime’.

Clarissa Hailsham-Brown, wife of a diplomat, is adept at spinning tales of adventure, but when a murder takes place in her drawing room she finds real life drama much harder to cope with. Desperate to dispose of the body before her husband arrives with an important politician, she enlists the help of her guests. Hilarity ensues when they are interrupted by the arrival of wry Detective Inspector Lord. The play contains tension and laughter in equal measure in an intricate tale of murder, police, drug addicts, invisible ink, hidden doorways and secret drawers.

This amateur production of “Spider’s Web” is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals Ltd. on behalf of Samuel French Ltd. www.concordtheatricals.co.uk

Stamford Shakespeare Company

Preview performances: £13

Mon-Thurs: £16/£15 concessions

Friday: £18/£17concessions

Saturday Evening: £21 Standard Matinee: Adult £21 / Under 18s £14

SCHOOL PARTIES (Mon-Fri): £10 per ticket for parties of 20 or more. Tickets can be reserved as for group bookings.

SSC SEASON TICKET (Mon-Sat): Book for all three SSC plays at the same time, and get £2 off each ticket.

GROUP BOOKINGS (Mon-Sat): £1 off all seats for 20 or more purchased. Early group reservations can be held for your convenience whilst you are arranging your visit, but must be confirmed and paid for by May 2022.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS: No refunds. £1 fee, per ticket, for exchanges. No ticket exchanges within two weeks of performance. (See Stamford Arts Centre website for details)

Book Tickets

This event will take place following the relevant COVID guidelines at the time.

For the safety of you and our staff, it is recommended audience members wear a mask or face covering in the venue and for the duration of the performance, unless exempt.

More in Stamford Shakespeare...

  • Lord of the Flies

    Mon 11 - Wed 13 Jul

    by William Golding and adapted for the stage by Nigel Williams (published by and licensed from Faber & Faber L...

  • Hay Fever - Noel Coward

    Tues 7 Jun - Sat 11 Jun, Tues 21 - Sat 25 Jun, Wed 13 - Sat 16 , Mon 25 - Sat 30 Jul

    “You’re probably irritable, dear, because you’re in the wrong. It’s quite usual.” Noel Coward’s wonderful pla...

  • Romeo and Juliet - Stamford Shakesp...

    Tues 14 Jun - Sat 18 Jun, Tues 28 - Sat 2 Jul, Mon 1 - Sat 6 , Mon 15 - Sat 20 Aug

    “These violent delights have violent ends.” It is the summer of 2022 and a grou...

Cookies on our website

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites. Such third party cookies may track your use on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time.