A Theatrical Ace: ‘Crimes on Centre Court’ Gears Up to Be a Smash Hit at Theatre Royal Dumfries!

The Theatre Royal in Dumfries is all set to host a two-night performance of ‘Crimes on Centre Court’ on Friday, 22nd, and Saturday, 23rd September 2023. This event is brought to the stage by New Old Friends in association with MAST Mayflower Studios.

“A thigh-slapping, belly-aching romp of a whodunit comedy full of ingenious skits.” –British Theatre Guide

New Old Friends in association with MAST Mayflower Studios Present Crimes on Centre Court

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Lord Knows the chair of The Whombledun International Invitational Tennis Tournament has died and his son, Hugh, is suspicious. The police won’t take the case so Hugh calls in Perry & Penny Pink, private investigators.


What transpires has all the hallmarks of multi-award-winning New Old Friends particular brand of theatrical hilarity: a cast of four performers play countless characters with quick-fire changes and quicker wits. Expect mirth, murder and mayhem, with a side of tennis. Crimes on Centre Court, based on a story from the award-winning podcast (#2 in iTunes fiction chart), toured to great acclaim in 2021 and is an ace of a show which you’re sure to (fifteen) love.

This deucey treat will rally the spirits and leave you wanting a second serve-ing of the volley of gags and visual delights. You won’t see it game set and matched anywhere else.