Wait Until Dark

Written by: Frederick Knott

Directed by: Michael Everitt

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  • Wednesday 24th September to Saturday 27th September 1969

  • Hitchin Town Hall

  • The Bancroft Players


Wait Until Dark was first performed on Broadway in 1966. A film version was released in 1967, and the play was published in the same year.

Susy Hendrix is a blind Greenwich Village housewife who becomes the target of three con-men searching for the heroin hidden in a doll, which her husband Sam unwittingly transported from Canada as a favour to a woman who has since been murdered.

Cast List

Graham Houghton
Gerry Cook
Jim Harvey
Susy Henderson
Joan Goodwin
Sam Henderson
Derek Hardy
Lorraine Hockman
First Policeman
Barry Hayes
Second Policeman
Walter Smeeth