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by Joseph Zettelmaier

Directed by Cam Castles

Season – 09,  15, 16, 17,  22,  23,  24,  29 and 30 November


Los Angeles, 1933. PI Frank Ellery, the hardboiled, fedora-wearing detective doesn’t know it, but he’s taken on the strangest case of his life. A literary agent has been gruesomely murdered. The four suspects – his remaining clients, are all writers representative of different pulp genres.  Desiree St. Clair, the romance novelist who hires Ellery to discover the killer and clear her own name, the science fiction writer Bradley Rayburn, R.A. Lyncroft the horror writer and Walter Kingston-Smith whose genre is crime-fighting, adventure. Frank dives into the mystery and his world turns upside down as life begins to imitate “literature”. This down-on-his-luck gumshoe is about to learn what really lurks between the lines …

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Playing at the Chelmer Community Centre, Cnr. Queenscroft & Halsbury Streets, Chelmer

Friday & Saturdays at 7.30pm

Sunday 17 November at 6pm

Sunday 24 November at 2pm


(artwork for postcard done by Tara Hale Art)

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CTG’s 2020 Season Launches 8 December at 2pm

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Cnr. Queenscroft & Halsbury Streets, Chelmer