About the Show/Event
Information for The Cat and the Canary at Darlington Hippodrome (formerly Civic Theatre), Darlington (Play). A gothic mansion on the Hudson river, a mysterious will and a gathering of relatives. A classic thriller set in the 1920s. Twenty years after the death of Mr. West, his descendants gather at a remote mansion to learn who will inherit his vast wealth and the hidden family jewels. When the heir is revealed, the heritage hunters turn into prey and a chain of macabre events is set in motion. Will the heirs dare to face the haunting presence toying with them? When the cat prowls, the flock takes fright...
Performers Britt Ekland, Mark Jordon, Tracy Shaw, Marti Webb, Gary Webster, Ben Nealon, Nikki Patel, Eric Carte, Joe Reisig, Jack Taylor, Briony Rawle.
Author John Willard. Producer Bill Kenwright. Company The Classic Thriller Theatre Company. Adapted by Carl Grose. Director Roy Marsden. Design takis. Lighting Chris Davey. Sound Dan Samson.