A Highly Suspect Murder Mystery

Theatre (interactive, comedy)

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  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 1 year
Venue is arranged in socially distanced groups of up to 2. If you require more than 2 tickets, please add up to 2 tickets to your basket at a time

Description

Join acclaimed mystery maestros Highly Suspect for a hilarious and interactive murder mystery, which you – the audience – must solve! Featuring a fiendish plot, evidence to examine, cryptic clues to crack and four highly suspicious suspects, the game's afoot. But can you deduce whodunnit? Fun, frivolity and fatalities guaranteed. Highly Suspect are one of the country’s leading murder mystery troupes and have performed at such prestigious venues as Durham Cathedral and Blackpool Winter Gardens. 'A Cluedo style escapade complete with groan worthy puns and dastardly double entendres' (Scotsman).

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: If not taking the lift there is a full flight of stairs into the space.
  • Wheelchair access type: Platform Lift

  • Stairs: 11- 20
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

robert dixon 32 days ago

Very interesting to combine murder mystery (that might have taken 2 hours to solve) with a show. Certainly had our group talking well after the show about what we had and hadn't solved. Well put together, challenging and easier clues. Lots to get through in an hour, and agree that more paper copies would have helped. I struggled to read and recode on a phone. But a fund hour

Vivien Devlin 35 days ago

https://edinburghguide.com/festival/2021/a-highly-suspect-murder-mystery-space-symposium-hall-review-20553

Sue Pollard 38 days ago

First of all, it is not socially distance groups of two. Its ram as many people in as possible.
We are told a few times that masks are mandatory, which the majority respected.
The mystery can only be solved by using evidence provided by the players, but there were not enough copies to go round, and we were encouraged to work with another bubble.
Surely we shouldn't be encouraged to mix even with partially relaxed rules.
I felt very uncomfortable about this and even considered leaving.
The print on the paperwork handed and also, if you used your phone was far to small, even with glasses.
Sadly in my option, not as pandemic safe as it could have been, other places have done far better and over all rather boring due to being unable to join in, due to lack of consideration of the performers.

Lindsay Seal 38 days ago

Thoroughly enjoyable piece albeit way more challenging to solve than i could ever have imagined (total failure on my / our team's part)
Engaging cast who performed exquisitely, involving the audience every step
A great Fringe show
[Just wished more of the audience had worn masks, so many didn't ]


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