Plays
Black Coffee
original.
First performance: 8 December 1930, at Embassy Theatre
Publish: Ashley, 1934
Novelised by Charles Osborne in 1997 as Black Coffee
Ten Little N iggers
based on the 1939 novel Ten Little N iggers (And Then There Were None)
First performance: 17 October 1943, at St James's Theatre
Publish: Samuel French, 1944
Appointment with Death
based on the 1938 novel Appointment with Death
First performance: 31 March 1945, at Piccadilly Theatre
Publish: Samuel French, 1945
Murder on the Nile
based on the 1937 novel Death on the Nile
First performance: 1945, at Wimbledon Theatre
Publish: Samuel French, 1945
The Hollow
based on the 1946 novel The Hollow
First performance: 7 June 1951, at Fortune Theatre
Publish: Samuel French, 1952
The Mousetrap
based on the short story Three Blind Mice
First performance: 25 November 1952, at Ambassadors Theatre
Publish: Samuel French, 1954
Witness for the Prosecution
based on the short story The Witness for the Prosecution
First performance: 28 October 1953, at Winter Garden Theatre
Publish: Samuel French, 1954
Spider's Web
original.
First performance: 14 December 1954, at Savoy Theatre
Publish: Samuel French, 1957
Novelised by Charles Osborne in 2000 as Spider's Web
Towards Zero
with Gerald Verner, based on the 1946 novel Towards Zero
First performance: 4 September 1956, at St James's Theatre
Publish: Samuel French, 1957
Verdict
original.
First performance: 22 May 1958, at Strand Theatre
Publish: Samuel French, 1958
The Unexpected Guest
original.
First performance: 12 August 1958, at Duchess Theatre
Publish: Samuel French, 1958
Novelised by Charles Osborne in 1999 as The Unexpected Guest
Go Back for Murder
based on the 1946 novel Five Little Pigs
First performance: 23 March 1960, at Duchess Theatre
Publish: Samuel French, 1960
Rule of Three
original.
First performance: 20 December 1962, at Duchess Theatre
Publish: Samuel French, 1963
Fiddlers Three
original.
First performance: 7 June 1971, at Kings Theatre, Southsea
Akhnaton
original.
Publish: Collins, 1973
Chimneys
based on the 1925 novel The Secret of Chimneys
First performance: 1 June 2006, at Pitlochry Festival Theatre Company
unpublished.