Kathy and Stella Solve A Murder!

A New Comedy Musical

Book and Lyrics by Jon Brittain
Music and Lyrics by Matthew Floyd Jones

BFFs Kathy and Stella host Hull’s least successful true crime podcast. When their favourite author is killed, they are thrust into a thrilling whodunnit of their own! Can they crack the case (and become global podcast superstars) before the killer strikes again…?

The hilarious comedy musical from the Olivier Award-winners behind Fleabag, Baby Reindeer and A Super Happy Story (About Feeling Super Sad) comes to Manchester!

Kathy and Stella Solve a Murder is Written by Jon Brittain (Rotterdam) and Matthew Floyd Jones (Frisky & Mannish), directed by Jon Brittain and Fabian Aloise (Evita) and stars Bronte Barbé (Newsies), Rebekah Hinds (Oklahoma!), Jodie Jacobs (Rock of Ages), Imelda Warren Green (Doctor Who Time Fracture) and TJ Lloyd (Guys and Dolls).

Find out more about the super sleuths at kathyandstella.com

Presented by Francesca Moody Productions, Kater Gordon, Wessex Grove and Fiery Angel

What do audiences think?

‘A night of utter, unalloyed joy’

The i

‘A thrilling foray into silliness.’

The Guardian

‘Bloody marvellous.’

Financial Times

'Comedy Gold'

Time Out

2 hours and 20 minutes

Act 1: 1hr 06 

Act 2: 50 minutes   

There is a 20 minutes interval between both acts

  • Suitable for 12yrs+


Tickets from £10 – £32

Groups of 8 – 39 get 10% off each full price ticket
Groups of 40+ get 15% off each full price ticket.

Tickets for school groups are £11 each. A teacher gets a free place with every 10 student tickets. This offer is available on weekdays only and must be booked in advance.

Please email groups@homemcr.org or call Box Office on 0161 200 1500 (12:00-20:00 daily).


  • Captioned Performance: Thursday 12 October 7.30pm
  • Audio Described Performance: Thursday 12 October 7.30pm
  • Touch Tour: Thursday 12 October 6.30pm
  • British Sign Language Interpreted Performances: Saturday 14 October 2pm

Members and Friends 28 March 2023

General 29 March 2023