Challenging a youth to turn down his music, Irene Sparrow, inventor of the left-handed crochet hook finds herself under suspicion of murder after the train emerges from a tunnel with the young man dead.
But this is no ordinary train, each passenger is reading a book, each book is a portal into a parallel universe of train related crime fiction.
With clever use of projection and train sets, LipService give you a whistle stop tour that will leave you breathless and racing for the refreshment coach.
So don’t blow your stack, this show is just the ticket to help you let off steam and overuse many more railway metaphors. A show that appeals to crime aficionados and narrow gauge railway enthusiasts alike.
LipService are a multi award winning company specialising in literary spoofs: “The Laurel and Hardy of literary deconstruction” - The Independent.
PRESS + REVIEWS
“Cancel all other engagements for the glorious LipService” - The Independent
“Maggie Fox and Sue Ryding are true national treasures and should be damed at once” - The Stage
Approx. 100 mins, including interval.