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Old Courthouse Theatre Presents:

Death Trap

A Play by Ira Levin (PG) Deathtrap is a play written by Ira Levin in 1978 with many plot twists and which references itself as a play within a play. It holds the record for the longest running comedy-thriller on Broadway and was also nominated for the Tony Award for Best Play. Deathtrap was well received by many and has been frequently revived. It was adapted into a film starring Christopher Reeve, Michael Caine, and Dyan Cannon in 1982 “In Deathtrap... the basic components of thrillers and horror stories; murder, deceit, innocent dialogue with hidden sinister meanings, plot reversals, unexpected turns of events, etc., and twisted and rearranged the pieces again and again."

Date & Time

September 29, 2016


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Adults $20, Senior Citizens (60+) $17, Children (11 and Under) $15

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