Witness for the Prosecution


Leonard Vole is accused of murdering a widow to inherit her wealth. The stakes are high. Will Leonard survive the shocking witness testimony? Will he be able to convince the jury of his innocence and escape the hangman’s noose?

Agatha Christie's thrilling courtroom drama, Witness for the Prosecution, officially opened in central London on 23rd October 2017 in the spectacular setting of London County Hall. The play, produced by Eleanor Lloyd Productions and Rebecca Stafford Productions, will now run at the stunning location until September 2020. Lucy Bailey directs this gripping tale of justice, passion and betrayal, with the audience thrillingly placed in the thick of the action.

The show's fifth cast began in November 2019. Lucy Bailey’s production of this play has now been seen by more than a quarter of a million audience members over 815 performances. Click here to buy tickets and to find out more.

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Alexandra Guelff and Taz Skylar lead the fifth cast of Agatha Christie's Witness for the Prosecution

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  1. Witness for the Prosecution was one of Agatha Christie's plays running in London at the same time as two others, making her the only female playwright to have had three plays running simultaneously in London's West End.


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