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The Mousetrap is a murder mystery play written by Agatha Christie, the renowned British crime novelist. Although it does not feature singing or musical numbers, it is one of the longest-running plays in the world and has achieved significant popularity.

Since its world premiere in 1952, The Mousetrap has been captivating audiences worldwide with its suspenseful storytelling and engaging mystery.

Set in the Great Hall of Monkswell Manor, the story revolves around a group of strangers who become trapped in the manor due to a snowstorm. They soon discover that there is a murderer among them, and tensions rise as they try to uncover the killer's identity before they strike again.

The play is known for its suspenseful atmosphere and intricate plot, filled with red herrings, twists, and unexpected revelations. "The Mousetrap" has a reputation for its surprising ending, which traditionally includes a twist that the audience is asked not to reveal in order to preserve the suspense for future viewers.

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  • The show running time is 2hrs and 20 minutes and includes a 20 minute interval.
  • The age recommendation is 7 years and above.
  • Please note that it is strictly forbidden to take pictures of the action on stage when the curtain goes up.

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