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The Phoenix Players presents

"Recipe for Murder" by J.D. Robins

A fast-moving and often funny thriller directed by Sally Lovejoy.

Wednesday 27th to Saturday 30th September 2017

At the Arts Centre, Devizes Road, Swindon at 7.30pm.

David Lawson is not a well man. His sister thinks that Claire, his wife, doesn't take proper care of him and a visiting journalist begins to suspect that Claire may be guilty of more than just negligence. Suspicions deepen as this tightly plotted and fast moving thriller moves to its surprising conclusion.

Cast:   Backstage:  
David Colin Wilkins Stage Manager Nigel Margetts
Beatie Marlene Poole Props Margaret Price & Gill Brain
Kit Daniel Henshaw Prompt Stephanie Trinci
Claire Nicky Ashdown Sound Martin Lawrence
    Lighting Will Thomas & Alan Wrixon
    Publicity Gill Brain
    Front of House Dennis Breakspear


Wednesday 27th to Saturday 30th September 2017

The Arts Centre, Devizes Road, Swindon. SN1 4BJ.

Important: See Tickets below

Note: Not suitable for children 12 years and under

Ticket Prices: £ 10.00 or £ 9.00 for concessions.          Group Bookings: 1 ticket FREE for every 10 tickets booked.

Please choose from the options below:

1) To book tickets please call Pauline on 07517 698083 or email

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If you would like to join the Phoenix Players please feel free to contact our Secretary, Marlene Poole, by email at