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Calendar Pick: Murder on the Orient Express

Sean Polite. Credit: Matt Hardy.

Based on the classic Agatha Christie novel and adapted by Ken Ludwig, Murder on the Orient Express is a riveting tale of intrigue and procedural deduction. When the Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, played by Sean Polite, discovers a murder aboard the elegant trans-European train the Orient Express, he must find the killer before they strike again. Christie, the best-selling fiction writer of all time, rode the Orient Express many times in her travels across the globe, drawing from the experiences and people she encountered. Derek Adams is directing this enthralling adaptation of a classic, with evening showtimes at 8 p.m. on Dec. 8–10 and a 2 p.m. matinee on Dec. 11.

WHO: Murder on the Orient Express
WHEN: Dec. 8–10, 8 p.m. & Dec. 11, 2 p.m.
WHERE: Town and Gown Players
HOW MUCH: $12–20