Design For Murder [Marcy Kahan]

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Did British theatre great Noel Coward turn detective before the war?

Did British theatre great Noel Coward turn detective before the war? Murder mystery with Malcolm Sinclair and Eleanor Bron.

Actor, playwright, songwriter, director and star - Noel Coward never quite added sleuth to his astonishing achievements. But just before the war with Hitler, there's a gap in his memoirs. Is there a murder mystery within those days...?

Marcy Kahan's mystery stars Malcolm Sinclair as Noel Coward, Eleanor Bron as Lorn Loraine, Krisin Milward as Winifrid Ashton, Tam Williams as Cole Lesley and Nicholas Boulton as Edward Shale.

Piano: Neil Brand
Director: Ned Chaillet
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2000.

Piano: Neil Brand
Director: Ned Chaillet
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2000.

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Actor, playwright, songwriter, director and star - Noel Coward never quite added sleuth to his astonishing achievements.

But just before the war with Hitler, there's a gap in his memoirs. Is there a murder mystery within those days...?

Marcy Kahan’s mystery stars Malcolm Sinclair as Noel Coward.

Noel Coward.... Malcolm Sinclair
Lorn Loraine.... Eleanor Bron
Winifrid Ashton.... Krisin Milward
Cole Lesley.... Tam Williams
Edward Shale.... Nicholas Boulton
Judith Christopher/Greta Cunningham.... Gemma Saunders
Tony Morrell.... Joe Dunlop
Hoskins.... Don McCorkindale

Piano: Neil Brand

Director: Ned Chaillet

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 2000.

Did British theatre great Noel Coward turn detective before the war?