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Peter James' Wish You Were Dead


Evenings: 7.30pm
Matinees: Thu 2pm, Sat 2.30pm
Running time: 2hrs (including interval)
Please note this performance includes strobes and flashing lights, loud bangs, strong language and use of firearms and weapons

The work of bestselling author Peter James returns to the stage with an all-star cast including Casualty’s George Rainsford and Clive Mantle plus the multi-talented Giovanna Fletcher. 
When Detective Superintendent Roy Grace and Cleo Morey take their first holiday together, they hope for a few days away from their dark worlds of murder and the mortuary. But their dream escape turns out to be the holiday from hell.

Adapted exclusively for the stage, Wish You Were Dead is Peter James’ latest thrilling instalment of the Grace series. 

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A scene from Wish You Were Dead
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‘A gripping crime drama’

Fairy Powered (on Peter James’ Looking Good Dead)

Giovanna Fletcher
Clive Mantle
George Rainsford
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Enjoy discount on tickets and drinks – the perfect ingredients!


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