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Whodunnit? is a play written by English playwright, screenwriter, novelist Anthony Shaffer (1926-2001) in 1977, originally called The Case of the Oily Levantine. Whodunnit? is a comedy / mystery play. The first act follows the traditional conventions of a country house mystery with an assortment of suspects, but in the second act nobody is truly what they seem.

Published by Samuel French.

Performance history in South Africa

1989: Presented by Pieter Toerien, first performance in South Africa 13 December 1989. Directed by Robert Whitehead, set design by Kay Page, lighting design by Jannie Swanepoel. The cast members were Paul Andrews, Tobie Cronjé, John Hussey, George Korelin, Ann Stradi, Suanne Braun, Mark Richardson, Patricia Sanders, Errol Hart. Performed at the Theatre on the Bay.

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Theatre programme, 1989

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