The Lady Vanishes

Bill Kenwright presents The Classic Thriller Company
Drama , Accessible Performances
Monday 7 October 2019 - Saturday 12 October 2019

Inspired by the Hitchcock Classic

Gwen Taylor and Andrew Lancel lead the cast of the latest Classic Thriller instalment...

When Socialite Iris’ travelling companion disappears, she’s bewildered to find fellow passengers deny ever having seen her. But with the help of musician Max, she turns detective, and together they resolve to solve this perplexing mystery.

Building on the phenomenal decade-long success of The Agatha Christie Theatre Company, The Classic Thriller Theatre Company presents a quick-witted, devilishly fun thriller - based on the Hitchcock classic, ranked one of the Best British Films ever.

The cast is led by BAFTA-nominated actress Gwen Taylor, whose on-screen credits include the titular role in ITV’s Barbara, two years as Anne Foster in ITV’s Coronation Street, as well as Monty Python’s Life of Brian and The Lady in the Van. Joining her is her Coronation Street son and Villain of the Year award winner Andrew Lancel, whose theatrical credits include Twelve Angry Men, The Small Hand and Cilla.

The cast also features Denis Lill, star of the highly acclaimed TV drama The RoyalEmmerdale and Call the Midwife actress Scarlett Archer; hit record and movie star Mark Wynter and Ben Nealon (Soldier Soldier).

Accessible Performances

BSL Interpreted: Thursday 10 October, 7:30pm

Audio Described: Saturday 12 October: 2:30pm (with Tour Touch at 1:15pm)

Friends Membership Deal

Limited availability: get £5 off on Mon 7 Oct at 7:30pm (ticket bands A-B) when you become a Derby Theatre Friend.

Running Time: approx 2 hours (including interval)

Contains loud noises, theatrical haze and smoke.