The Island Players, located at 10009 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria, is pleased to present the play, The Murder Room, by Jack Sharkey. The show opens on Thursday, May 21 and runs through May 31.
Performances are Tuesday – Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 each. The Box Office opens on Monday, May 11 and is open from 9-1 on Mondays – Saturdays. On performance nights, the Box Office opens at 7 p.m. and for Sunday Matinees, it opens at 1 p.m. Visa, MasterCard or Discover are accepted.
The Murder Room is a zany thriller…. think Agatha Christie meets Monty Python. Newlywed Mavis plans to kill her wealthy husband, Edgar,and seems to have succeeded all too easily. But can Mavis cover Edgar’s disappearance from his dotty daughter and her American fiance’, the interfering housekeeper and two bumbling constables?
With James Thaggard directing and a cast of veteran actors, The Murder Room is sure to be an audience pleaser. Actors, in order of appearance include: Rick Kopp as Edgar Hollister/Abel Howard, Jennifer Caldwell as Mavis Templeton Hollister, Laura Morales as Mrs. Lottie Molloy, Peter Ruscoe as James Crandall, Haley Hines as Susan Hollister and Jalex Scott as Barry Draper.
For reservations or for information, please call the Box Office at 941 778-5755 or go to www.theislandplayers.org