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CCT Presents Agatha Christie's "The Unexpected Guest"

CCT Presents Agatha Christie's "The Unexpected Guest"

Chambersburg, PA- Just in time for Halloween, Chambersburg Community Theatre, Inc. (CCT) presents Agatha Christie's The Unexpected Guest at the Capitol Theatre in downtown Chambersburg. The show opens Thursday, October 25 at 8pm and runs through November 4 with shows on Fridays & Saturdays at 8pm and Sundays at 2pm.
Tickets are available through the Capitol Theatre Box Office, located inside the main theatre lobby, Mondays-Fridays, 11am-5:30pm or by calling 717-263-0202. Tickets will also be on sale beginning one hour before each performance. Ticket prices are $15 for adults under age 60, $12 for adults age 60 and older and $9 for children and students (through college with current ID). On opening night October 25 only, all tickets will be $9 (no other discounts or coupons will apply). Additional Capitol Theatre handling fees will apply to all ticket sales.
When a stranger runs his car into a ditch in dense fog & makes his way to an isolated house, he discovers a woman standing over the dead body of her wheelchair-bound husband, gun in her hand. She admits to murder & the unexpected guest offers to help her concoct a cover story. But is it possible that she did not commit the murder after all? Who may she be protecting? The house seems full of possible suspects, leaving you guessing right up to the very end.
Director Tom Amick has assembled a cast of veteran CCT actors along with some fresh faces. The cast includes Paul Keifman as the unexpected guest Michael Starkwedder; Jim Gerberding as Richard Warwick; Sally Herritt as Richard's wife Laura, Ryan Payne as his half brother Jan, and Deb Millhouse as his mother. The household staff include Debra Kennedy as Miss Bennett and W. Andrew Stover as Angell. Jeff Wine is the next door neighbor, Julian Farrar, Roy Summers plays Inspector Thomas, and Russell Gelvin is Sergeant Cadwallader.
Chambersburg Community Theatre, Inc. is the resident theatre company of the historic Capitol Theatre. Having recently celebrated its 50th anniversary, CCT is one of the oldest, continuously operating community theatre groups in the state of Pennsylvania. For more information about CCT and its programs, please contact the CCT office at 717-263-3900 or

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