Original Theatre, Trafalgar Theatre Productions & JAS Theatricals present the world premiere of Tom Chambers in

Murder in the Dark

Mon 15 - Sat 20 Jan, 2024 Archive
What happens when the lights go out...

New Year’s Eve. A car crash on a lonely road brings famous but troubled singer Danny Sierra and his extended family to an isolated holiday cottage in rural England. From the moment they arrive, a sequence of inexplicable events begin to occur… and then the lights go out.

This thrilling new ghost story will thrust you into darkness and have you on the edge of your seats until the final chilling twist.

Are you brave enough for Murder in The Dark? Starring TV and stage favourite Tom Chambers (Holby City, Casualty, Waterloo Road, Father Brown and Strictly Come Dancing champion).

A world premiere from the acclaimed writer Torben Betts produced by the award-winning Original Theatre who brought you the pulse racing hit The Mirror Crack’d by Agatha Christie, Alan Bennett’s The Habit of Art, the smash-hit comedy Invincible and the acclaimed Birdsong and directed by Phillip Franks.


Main House


Time: 7:30pm & 2:30pm
Performance duration: 1 hour & 50 minutes (including interval)
Age guidance: 14+
Advisories: Contains strobes & flashing lights, haze, loud noises, drug & alcohol abuse, depictions of murder & suicide, violence, strong language and mentions of child abuse.

Watch Now...

Murder In The Dark (2023) Teaser Trailer


Danny Sierra

Tom Chambers

Mrs Bateman

Susie Blake


Rebecca Charles


Jonny Green


Owen Oakeshott


Laura White



Philip Franks

Lighting Designer

Paul Pyant

Sound Designer

Max Pappenheim


Torben Betts