Press Release 

Contact: Barbara W. Simpson 

Cultural Arts and Special Events 


May 12, 2021

Prattville’s Way Off Broadway Theatre is excited to announce its production of Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express, a thrilling murder mystery written by the “Queen of Mystery,” Agatha Christie, and adapted for the stage by Ken Ludwig. Christie’s artistry and craft to develop a story will captivate audiences of the River Region. 

The show will be directed by Brady Walker who also directed Crimes of the Heart at WOBT in 2018. Recently, he directed Hello, Dolly! at Millbrook Community Players Theatre and Girls’ Weekend at the Wetumpka Depot Theatre and he is the theatre director at Stanhope-Elmore High School.  Technical Director for this production is Xandria Hataway, who has worked with the Way Off Broadway Theatre on other productions as an actor and crew member. 

This production will open on June 24, with performances June 24-27, July 9-11, and July 23-25.  Tickets are $10 and are available by calling the Cultural Arts Office at 334-595-0850.  All seats are reserved and availability is very limited.  

For more information, please visit or contact the Cultural Arts office at 334-595-0850.  This production is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc., a Concord Theatricals Company.