The Wasp's Nest

by  Agatha Christie

Short Play, Melodrama  /  3m, 1f

A short, small cast Poirot story.

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The Wasp's Nest

by  Agatha Christie

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    3m, 1f
  • Duration

    Duration

    30 minutes
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult

Additional Info

This classic Christie short story sees Hercule Poirot come between a bitter triangle of lovers to prevent a sinister murder before it takes place.  

A part of the collections Rule of Thumb  and A Poirot Double Bill.

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Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Dinner Theatre
  • Professional Theatre

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

Production

Details

  • Time Period: 1930s
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Setting: The garden of Charles Harborough’s house. 
  • Features / Contains: Period Costumes

Casting

3m, 1f
CHARLES HARBOROUGH
CLAUD LANGDON
NINA BELLAMY
HERCULE POIROT
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Authors

Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie (1890-1976) is the author not only of The Mousetrap, the longest running stage production in history but also Witness for the Prosecutio ...

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