Gallery 7 Theatre

Murder on the Orient Express

By Agatha Christie

Adapted by Ken Ludwig

January 27 - February 4, 2023

Abbotsford Arts Centre

Agatha Christie’s compelling murder mystery rolls on to the stage in this spectacular new theatre adaptation that will keep you guessing all performance long.

Tickets available now


Just after mid-night, a snowdrift stops the Orient Express dead in its tracks. The luxurious train is surprisingly full for the time of year, but by morning, there is one passenger fewer.

An American business tycoon lies dead in his compartment, stabbed eight times, his door locked from the inside. Isolated and with a killer in their midst, the passengers rely on the detective Hercule Poirot to discover the murderer before they strike again.

A timeless classic that explores the nature of imperfect justice, this entertaining and compelling production will keep you guessing until the very end!

The fast-moving, powerful theatrical locomotive Murder on the Orient Express will get you to a better place and slay you merrily enroute.
Hartford Courant
A love letter to the original material, with a swift moving script adaptation by Ken Ludwig... Everything you could want – broadly drawn characters, exotic settings, and a spectacular murder with no shortage of suspects
Broadway World
Agatha Christie is not the bestselling novelist in history for nothing, and Ken Ludwig’s adaptation strikes the perfect balance of the cerebral and the comic. Get on board – it’s a great ride
Houstonian Magazine

Production Sponsor

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Derek Ward-Hall

Derek Ward-Hall

Hercule Poirot

Brady Moore

Brady Moore

Monsieur Bouc


Shelley Picard

Hellen Hubbard

Sarah Green

Sarah Green

Countess Andrenyi


Anthony de Haan

Colonel Arbuthnot


Tiani Foster

Mary Debenham


Kenzi Dirks

Greta Ohlsson


Liam Whatley

Hector MacQueen


Brennan Loewen

Michel | Head Waiter

Karen Street

Karen Street

Princess Dragomiroff


Quinn Martens

Samuel Ratchett

Artistic Team

Kate Muchmore Woo

Kate Muchmore Woo


Jeff Kiers

Jeff Kiers

Set Designer

Emily Krack

Emily Krack

Costume Designer


Elijah Kroeker

Sound Designer


Nigel Brooke

Lighting Designer


Stephen Elcheshen

Fight Choreographer


Rachel Fast

Stage Manager


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