Winner! Tony® and Drama Critics Circle Awards for Best Play
The ultimate game of cat-and-mouse is played out in a cozy English country house owned by celebrated mystery writer, Andrew Wyke. Invited guest Milo Tindle, a young rival who shares not only Wyke's love of the game but also his wife, has come to lay claim. Revenge is devised and murders plotted as the two plan the ultimate whodunnit.
"Ingenious skulduggery replete with skillful suspense and inventive tricks." - The New York Post
"Clever, intricate...It is good, neat, clean and bloody fun, and I most cordially recommend it." - The New York Times
Sleuth was first presented at The Music Box in New York City on November 12, 1970. It was directed by Clifford Williams.