Ira Levin’s Tony-nominated play Deathtrap dominated the Broadway stage for years in the late ’70s and early ’80s, and now, Vertigo Theatre is staging the popular play in Calgary. The suspenseful production follows struggling writer Sidney Bruhl and Clifford Anderson, a former student whose new work might just be Sidney’s ticket to fame — if he can get Clifford out of the way. Illustration by Jordan WiebenFind out more »
Mystery author extraordinaire Rex Stout wrote 33 novels and 41 novellas and short stories featuring his massively popular character Nero Wolfe. In this Stout adaptation by Joseph Goodrich, Wolfe (Grant Linneberg) must come to the aid of the distraught Mrs. Herrod (Karen Johnson-Diamond) as she attempts to prove her son Paul's innocence against murder charges. Of course, this wouldn't be Vertigo's Mystery Series if the plot was all that simple — find out how far down the rabbit hole goes…Find out more »
This ambitious world premiere takes on the true story of a team of Allied female spies taking their shot against the Nazis during the Second World War. Described as a "spy noir musical," this Vertigo Mystery Series presentation (created by Catalyst Theatre) is sure to be unlike anything else you can see at the theatre this year.Find out more »
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