Agatha Christie’s ‘The Unexpected Guest’ at The Mill at Sonning (FULL)

We had a wonderful experience on our visit to The Mill in January, so we just had to return, this time for lunch and a play – an intriguing ‘whodunnit’ which twists and turns towards an edge-of-your-seat climax, leaving you guessing until the last chilling moment.
Having known and worked with Agatha Christie, who better to direct her plays than the remarkable Brian Blessed, who enjoyed tremendous success of SPIDER’S WEB and THE HOLLOW.

Date

22/07/2018

Location

The Mill at Sonning

Agatha Christie's 'The Unexpected Guest' at The Mill at Sonning (FULL)

About this excursion

£119 per person 

The Unexpected GuestThe Mill @ Sonning

A dark and foggy evening. Causes a driver to run his car into a ditch. He makes his way to an isolated house where he discovers a woman standing over the dead body of her wheelchair-bound husband. A smoking gun is in her hand. What’s more she admits to murder. Then surprisingly  the unexpected guest offers to help her concoct an alibi.

But is it possible that Laura Warwick did not commit the murder after all? If so, who is she shielding? As the  ghosts of a past wrong begin to emerge, a tangled web of lies reveals family secrets and chilling motives, where the real murderer turns out to be the greatest mystery of all!

This intriguing ‘whodunnit’ twists and turns towards an edge-of-your-seat climax, leaving you guessing until the last chilling moment.

Having known and worked with Agatha Christie, who better to direct her plays than the remarkable Brian Blessed. After the tremendous success of SPIDER’S WEB and THE HOLLOW, The Mill is delighted to Brian Blessedwelcome Brian back once again.

Lunch before the Show

Your Dinner Theatre experience will be filled with pleasure as they plan an assault on your senses with excellent entertainment and a menu designed to dazzle your tastebuds. The Restaurant has a buffet style service with all food made fresh on the day and caters to many different appetites. Your ticket includes a 2 course meal with coffee, a programme on your table and the show.

About the Mill at Sonning

Set majestically on the banks of the River Thames, the Mill at Sonning Theatre now celebrates more than 30 years of entertainment. Uniquely, as the only dinner theatre in the United Kingdom it has gained unrivalled _winner_most_welcoming_2017praise both nationally and internationally.

This intimate theatre seats 215 in the semi-round allowing the audience to feel involved in the performance. The elegant restaurant, separate from the theatre but within the premises, with views over the sparkling Thames has the friendliest young staff of waiters and waitresses. A spinning waterwheel features in the cosy bar.

The Mill is completely self-sufficient. No sponsors, no grants – not a penny of tax-payers’ money supports us. They live on our patronage at their box office.

The atmosphere is welcoming, the setting beautiful and the standards are high.

The cost of this event includes luxury coach transport, your lunch and show with a programme and, of course, treats.

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Ticket Type Price Spaces
Standard Ticket £119.00