by Ira Levin
Company: John Manford International Pty. Ltd and Redford, New York
Venue: His Majesty’s Theatre, Perth, Australia
Performance dates: 30th October, 1986 - ?? December, 1986
Synopsis: Black comedy, mayhem and murder. Clifford Anderson has written a new thriller called Deathtrap, and sends it to Sydney Bruhl for comment. Sydney hasn't had a successful play for years and plans how he might plagiarise this new script. When Clifford turns up at the isolated New England home of the Bruhls events start to take a sinister turn.
|Sydney Bruhl||-||LEWIS COLLINS|
|Myra Bruhl||-||Shaunna O’Grady|
|Clifford Anderson||-||Michael Loney|
|Helga ten Dorp||-||Sally Sander|
|Porter Milgrim||-||Zale Daniel|
Comment: Lewis grew a beard in order to look older for this part.
"Lewis Collins is a master of his craft" Leslie Anderson, Sunday Times
"Lewis Collins has created the right mixture" John Kirkby, Western Mail