Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap comes to Friends University

Wichita, Kan. – Friends University will present The Mousetrap Friday, Sept. 29, and Saturday, Sept. 30, in Sebits Auditorium in the Riney Fine Arts Center. The fall theatre production is written by Agatha Christie and produced by special permission of Samuel French, Ltd.

The Mousetrap celebrates its 65th anniversary this year and is the longest-running play in the history of London’s West End. The show revolves around a cast who is stranded in a boarding house during a snowstorm. They later find out there is a murderer among their group. One by one, the characters reveal their past to learn the truth.

The cast is as follows: Anna Lindholm, Adam Bowers, Jacob Carraher, Londyn Doll, Alex Farr, Ashlee May, Ezekiel Craven and Kerrick van Asselt.

Throughout the school year, Friends University will offer many theatre performances, which are highlighted at The Mikado, an operetta by W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan takes place in February and a student directing showcase, Messages, occurs in March.

Ticket prices for The Mousetrap are $11 for adults and $8 for students and seniors (60+). The performance will take place in Sebits Auditorium in Riney Fine Arts on the Friends University campus at 2100 W. University Ave., Wichita, Kan.

For more information on this event or other Fine Arts events, please contact the Fine Arts Box Office at 316-295-5677 or

Friends University, a Christian University of Quaker heritage, equips students to honor God and serve others by integrating their intellectual, spiritual and professional lives.