Agatha Christie’s

Partners in Crime

adapted by Sarah Punshon and Johann Hari


originally produced as The Secret Adversary

The Watermill Theatre, Newbury

in association with Eleanor Lloyd Productions

Spring 2015


Kieran Buckeridge

Nigel Lister

Elizabeth Marsh

Emerald O’Hanrahan

Morgan Philpott

Garmon Rhys

Sophie Scott

Creative Team

Designer: Tom Rogers

Original music & musical arrangements:

Alex Silverman

Movement Director: John Nicholson

Lighting Designer: Howard Hudson

Sound Designer: David Gregory

Magic Consultant: John Bulleid

Choreographer: Lucy Cullingford

Assistant Director: Holly Mazur

Subsequently remounted as Partners in Crime at the

Queens Theatre Hornchurch, 2016

directed by John Nicholson based on my production

(I was a little busy having a baby...)

Nominated for Offies for Best Direction, Best Design

and Best Lighting Design

“Nifty, old-school and fun”

Daily Mail

“Punshon gets the atmosphere spot-on... dizzyingly brilliant perspective changes... a clever, versatile cast give it a propulsive momentum”

The Stage

“an inventive funny spoof played at a breathtaking pace... impressively directed... a captivating and thoroughly enjoyable production”

British Theatre Guide

photos by Philip Tull