Death Pays a Visit

A murder is discovered at Lauriston Castle, what secrets lie behind it's walls? Come and see if you can solve the crime and unmask the killer!

Death Pays a Visit

About Death Pays a Visit

There is a performance on Wednesday 7th August and Thursday 8th August

It’s 1913 on an August summer’s day, and the Sunday morning after a party thrown by Gerald Oliver, the owner of The Laurels, to celebrate the birthday of his sister-in-law. A select group of friends and relations have been invited and a good time is being had by most....until a murder is discovered. What secrets lie behind the walls of this old Castle?

Come and see if you can solve the crime and unmask the killer. This is a reworking of a mystery staged very successfully 5 years ago. Beware, if you saw it before, the solution may not be the same!

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Death Pays a Visit are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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