Misericordia University's theatrical troupe, The Misericordia Players, will present three performances of Agatha Christie's murder mystery, A Murder is Announced, Nov. 15-17 in Lemmond Theater in Walsh Hall.
The performances begin at 8 p.m. Tickets are available at the door for $5 for adults and $3 for senior citizens and students.
Based on the 1950 crime novel of the same name, Christie's play is set in a rural English town where an invitation to a murder is announced in the newspaper. The curious villagers who attend the event become witnesses. The story follows amateur detective Miss Jane Marple through an investigation of the unlikely suspects in the unusual murder.
The play is directed by Theater Manager Don Hopkins, of Dallas, who will be assisted by Coordinator of Student Activities Patrick McKamy, of Wyoming, as technical director, with the help of graduate assistant Jeff Kelly, of Dallas, students Mikayla Gillett,of Hawley, as stage manager and Matthew Cebrosky, of Lehighton, as assistant stage manager. Audrey Ide of Dallas, is the costumer for the show.
For more information, call the Misericordia University Box Office at 674-6719.