The Stranger

by  Agatha Christie

Full Length Play, Melodrama  /  2m, 4f

A small cast, short version of an intimate psychological thriller taken from Philomel Cottage.

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    2m, 4f
  • Duration

    Duration

    90 minutes
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult

Additional Info

Enid rejects her fiancé for newcomer Gerald and moves to a remote country cottage with him – where a dark and terrible climax takes place.
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Performing Groups

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

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $100 per performance

Production

Details

  • Time Period: 1930s
  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Setting: The action takes place between the Enid Bradshaw's flat in Kensington to the living room of a remote country cottage.

Casting

2m, 4f
DORIS WEST
MRS. HUGGINS
ENID BRADSHAW
GERALD STRANGE
DICK LANE
MRS. BIRCH
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Agatha Christie

Visit The Agatha Christie Collection for more content, licensing information, and more about Christie's work. Agatha Christie (1890-1976) is the author not only of

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