The exotic Orient Express is about to go off the rails! With a locomotive full of suspects and an alibi for each one, it’s the perfect mystery for detective Hercule Poirot, n’est-ce pas? Wax your mustache and hold on to your passport—adapted from Agatha Christie’s masterpiece, two-time Tony-nominated playwright Ken Ludwig and multi-award-winning director Emily Mann will take you on a suspenseful, thrilling ride aboard the legendary Orient Express! Recommended for children 10 and up!

 
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Watch our videos to hear from William Ivey Long about costumes and a preview from Emily Mann and Ken Ludwig.

See our Photos page to view Rehearsal, Set Storyboards, and Costume Sketches.

Learn more about Agatha Christie and the Lindbergh Kidnapping.

See headshots and bios from our Cast and Creative Team.

Read the digital version of the show program online!
SPECIAL EVENTS
March 2 - Live at the Library Sneak Peek
March 14 - First Preview
March 16 - Girls Night Out
March 17 - Opening Night
March 19 - Dialogue on Drama
March 23 - Pride Night Party
March 25 - Open Captioning
March 26 - Post-Show Discussion
March 30 - Student Matine
March 30 - Post-Show Discussion
March 30 - Audio Described
April 1 - ASL Interpreted
April 2 - Closing Performance

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Opening Night sponsored by

 
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