What are the 39 Steps??

Bored with his aimless life, Richard Hannay decides to go to the theatre. While there he meets a mysterious woman named Annabella Schmidt who turns out to be a secret agent trying to save England from a mysterious foreign power. When she is murdered in his apartment, he finds himself accused and escapes to Scotland in hopes of completing her mission. On the train he meets two salesmen and a beautiful blonde named Pamela, then barely escapes the police. As they chase him across the moors, he is assisted by a farmer’s wife, reconnected with the same icy blond, hidden in an out of the way hotel, and finally forced to outsmart a team of spies in order to save England.

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theater! WCLOC closes its season with this uproarious comedy, opening on June 1st. .. or does it??

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Production Dates & Times

Friday nights – June 1st, 8th, and 15th – 8:00 pm
Saturday nights – June 2nd, 9th and 16th  – 8:00 pm
Sunday afternoons – June 3rd, 10th, and 17th – 2:00 pm

Cast List

Richard Hannay – Matthew Cory
Clown 1 – Brian Hunter
Clown 2 – Rob Lynds
Annabella, Pamela, Margaret – Emma Jayne Gruttadauria

WCLOC Production Team

Director – Todd Yard
Producers – Denny Metro and Rachel Savage
Light and Sound Design – Victor Kruczynski
Set Design – Mark Goodney
Costumes – Jeff Garceau

Production Credits

Adapted by Patrick Barlow
From the novel by John Buchan
From the Movie of Alfred Hitchcock licensed by ITV Global Entertainment Limited
And an original concept by Simon Corble and Nobby Dimon

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