APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH by Agatha Christie

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The Gallery Players present APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH by Agatha Christie

APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH by Agatha Christie

The Gallery Players | Park Slope
Friday, December 14, 2018 to Saturday, December 29, 2018

The Gallery Players present APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH by Agatha Christie, an entertaining murder mystery that will keep you guessing until the end, opening Saturday, December 1, 2018, in Park Slope.

In this adapted version of the 1938 detective novel of the same name, Christie created an entirely new ending.  Featuring a group of travelers who find themselves thrown together on a Middle Eastern expedition, the “Queen of Crime” offers a unique take on the classic murder mystery, where characters’ motivations are suspect and relationships may not be what they seem. First performed at the Piccadilly Theatre in London on March 31, 1945, APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH remains fresh and exciting today.

APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH runs for 12 performances through December 16th.  Performances are Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings at 8PM, Sundays at 3PM, with additional Saturday matinees on December 8th and 15th at 2PM.

Tickets are $25 for adults and $20 for seniors over 65 and children under 12. Tickets can be purchased online at www.galleryplayers.com or by calling Ovationtix at 212-352-3101.

Bringing APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH to the Gallery stage are Producers, Marty Goldin and Rhiannon McClintock; Director, Dominic Cuskern; Assistant Director, Hilary Goldman; Scenic Designer, William B. Sawyer; Lighting Designer, Eve Bandi; Costume Designer, Joseph Charles; Props Designer, Gabrielle Giacomo; Sound Designer, Charlie Hill; Composer, Zev Burrows; Production Stage Manager, Christopher Denver; and an ensemble featuring Dante Belletti, Elizabeth Bove*, Thomas Conroy*, Stuart Fero, Taylor Hanes, David Jacobs*, Ran Levy, Rhiannon McClintock, Noelle McGrath*, Naeem Mirza, Kat Murphy, Rosa Procaccino, Gael Schaefer*, Kevin Shivcharran, Jody Kay Smith, and Ryan Wright* (*Equity member appearing with permission of Actors’ Equity Association without benefit of an Equity contract in this Off-Off Broadway production).

Director Dominic Cuskern appeared on Broadway in INHERIT THE WIND Starring George C. Scott and was in the First National Tour of VICTOR/VICTORIA. He has been involved with Gallery for over 25 years and has directed, among other things, OKLAHOMA!, THE FANTASTICKS, ARSENIC AND OLD LACE and LEND ME A TENOR.

“Broadway In Brooklyn” Since 1967

The Gallery Players is Brooklyn’s premier Off-Off Broadway theater. Beloved on both sides of the Brooklyn Bridge, this “little theater that could” is located in one of Brooklyn’s most popular neighborhoods, Park Slope. Recipient of the Off-Off Broadway Review’s 2000 Award for Lifetime Achievement and numerous New York Innovative Theatre Awards, the Gallery Players is dedicated to producing classic and contemporary plays and musicals as well as premiering new works; providing opportunities for acting, directing, design, and musical talent, and quality experiences for audience members at affordable prices.

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