Gainford Academy Theatre – A Village Murder Mystery


Solve a village murder mystery as Gainford Academy Theatre present Murder Between The Lines in a murder mystery game that will let you explore this beautiful village.

This fun afternoon takes place on Sunday July 3rd from 2pm.


Solve our village murder mystery as Gainford Academy Theatre presents a mystery that will take you around this beautiful village as you seek out suspects to learn what they know about the case.

Crime writer Austin Tayshus is about to launch his latest book but this book is no work of fiction. Austin claims to know who committed a murder ten years ago and he’s about to reveal whodunit to the world.

Friends and family are gathered to discover whodunit but one of them already knows. Will you uncover the killer in our afternoon murder mystery?

Our village murder mystery takes place on the afternoon of Sunday July 3rd from 2pm. This family friendly murder mystery is great fun for children age 7+ as you walk around the village, discover the suspects and investigate what they know. You will start at the theatre on the village green to learn more about the case, gather the case files and set off on your investigation. The actors from Gainford Drama Club are our suspects for this fun village murder mystery and all proceeds will go to the club.

Once you know whodunit you will return to the theatre to complete your accusation form. Come alone, with the family or with friends and join in what promises to be a fun afternoon exploring Gainford whilst solving a crime.

Tickets are £10 for an adult or £5 per child.



Additional information


Adults, Children under 16