A bright coloured illustration of a dark haired woman in long dark dress sitting on a camel against a bakground of sand.

Crimes in Egypt

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Wed 29 September 2021

At Pomegranate Theatre

Starts 7.30pm.

The multi-award-winning New Old Friends are back with another instalment in their hugely popular Crimes… series of comedy thrillers directed by James Farrell, Associate Director of the Olivier award-winning West End Hit The 39 Steps. Crimes In Egypt (under previous title Crimes on the Nile)takes the audience on a Christie-inspired romp along the most famous river in the world.

Belgian detective extraordinaire, Artemis Arinae, is set to enjoy a holiday cruise along the river Nile when tragedy strikes once more. All the passengers and staff aboard are suspects, and the murder count is growing, will Arinae’s little grey cells identify the murderer in time?

“For sheer madcap fun you would find it criminally hard to beat” British Theatre Guide

 “A fast-paced, beguiling romp through the thriller genre; a combination of slick storytelling and new and old tricks… for sheer madcap fun you would find it criminally hard to beat” British Theatre Guide 

Age Suitability: 12+, Mild bad language, innuendo, flashing lights and recorded gunshots.

Running Time: 105mins plus interval

Crimes 1

Crimes 2

Crimes 3


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This event was originally due to take place at an earlier date, but it was rescheduled due to Covid-19 (Coronavirus) as follows:

Tue 13 Oct 2020 7.30pm rescheduled to Wed 29 Sep 2021 7.30pm

Customers who purchased tickets for the original date(s) are advised to read our information page.

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