The Salterton Drama Club's spring production of 'Murder Weekend' by Bettine Manktelow is a comedy thriller directed by Mary Logan.
Livia, a romantic short story writer, and her husband Stan, arrive at a country hotel for a "Murder Mystery weekend. They are joined by Patsy and her husband Ashley, who have won the weekend in a competition and Vi and Dorothy. Each receives an anonymous "Murder Mystery" game envelope. Someone has left extra notes for Patsy and Stan exposing Livia's and Ashley's illicit affair. Next, Shelley, the chambermaid, mysteriously disappears and everyone is left to determine whether this is all part of the game. However, intrigue and suspicion deepens when one last uninvited guest arrives.
7th - 12th March 2011
"Murder Weekend" by Bettine Manktelow
Directed by Mary Logan
Monday 7 - Friday 11 at 7.30 pm
Tickets: £ 7.00 from the T.I.C.
Budleigh Salterton Tourist Information Centre
Livia Wagstaff - Lynn Leger
Stanley Wagstaff - Mike Brookes
Mrs Johnson - Jenny Bowden
Shelley - Rebecca Clark
Patsy McAvoy - Karen Bazeley
Ashley McAvoy - Mark Bazeley
Dorothy Padmore - Elaine Wilson
Violet Jenkins - Rosemary Williams
Wallace Wainwright - David Wilkes