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St Martins Theatre
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My my my, this is a delightful theater. I think there are no bad seats in the house.
It was designed by W. G. R. Sprague. Richard Verney, 19th Baron Willoughby de Broke commissioned Sprague to design the theatre building.The construction of St. Martin's was delayed by the outbreak of World War I. He went on to design a large number of theatres and music halls, almost all of them in London. At...more
We were visiting London from the US and since I have always bin a big Agatha Christie friend, we went to go see the play. This play is apparently the longest continuous running play in the world. We loved that the theater was kind of old and charming. The seats are a little close together so there was not a lot of elbow room. The actors and actresses were very convincing. all in all...more
A London classic. Still as taut, exciting, and superbly acted in 2014 as I remember it being on my first trip to London circa 1990. The theater wasn't full on a weeknight in June, so we were able to move to choicer seats.more
Shhh!! Can you keep a secret?
Good, so can I! :P
When you go to see The Mousetrap, the cast asks that the audience kindly keep the mystery of the whodunit so that the longest running show in the world (62 years!) can keep entertaining people. But they never said I had to keep how much fun it is a secret, so here is my spoiler-free opinion!
The Mousetrap is very enjoyable and builds up...more
If you are reading this to find out who did it, tough luck. You need to to put yourself through this experience just like I did.
On the plus side, bar drinks are affordable and they offer double pours. It helps.more