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David Ring as Belgian detective Hercule Poiret spies on Lynda Clark, and Danny Norris in Dame Agatha Christie's "Black Coffee" (photo by Aaron Bridgman)

Agatha Christie’s “Black Coffee” Is Still a Delight

Although Black Coffee is the very first play written by legendary British crime writer Dame Agatha Christie (1890–1976), it is still a strong brew that mixes rank familial ingratitude at their patriarch’s tightfistedness, with the greed of disgruntled servants, espionage, and blackmail. Black Coffee is as potent today in University Theatre at N.C. State’s current… Read More ›