The Lawyer Show 2005

The Lawyer Show 2005: Murder on the Nile

Murder on the Nile

by Agatha Christie
March 12 & 13, 2005
The Stanley Theatre

In Agatha Christie’s classic tale, a couple on their honeymoon comes face-to-face with the past while cruising on a Nile steamship. The husband is shot at and the bride is found murdered. The bride’s guardian must solve the mystery and ensure that the culprit does not go free. The 1978 film adaptation was titled Death on the Nile and featured an all-star cast.

The Cast

Tricia Auton, Workers Compensation Board
Michael Airton, John Mickelson Law Corporation
Joe Bellows,Q.C, Ministry of Attorney General
Peter Brady, BC Securities Commission
Camille Ciarniello, Providence Health Care
Anne Clark, Ministry of Attorney General
Vahan Ishkanian, Sole Practitioner
Scott Johnston, Koffman Kalef
Valerie Kan, Non-practicing
Greg Lanning, Panchmatia, Crimp, Lanning
Gerard Law, Singleton Urquhart
Garth Loeppky, Ministry of Attorney General
Joe McArthur, Blake, Cassels & Graydon
Simon Millner, Creo Inc.
Glen Orris, Q.C , Orris Law Corporation
Thea Koshman, Anfield Sujir Kennedy & Durno
Jim Poyner, Poyner Baxter
Deborah Satanove, Supreme Court of BC
Karen A.Truscott, Justice Canada
Erika Tse, Weyerhaeuser Company Limited
Sean Vanderfluit, Clark, Wilson
Brian J.Wallace, Q.C., Lawson Lundell
Penny Washington, Bull, Housser & Tupper

Thea Koshman & Scott Johnston

The Creative Team

Director, Katrina Dunn
Stage Manager, Robin Bancroft-Wilson
Assistant Stage Manager, Karen Douglas
Assistant Stage Manager, Mona Chan
Set Design, Ted Roberts

The Special Guests

Professor Joel Bakan
Professor Joost Blom, Q.C
Author Jay Clarke
Gail M. Dickson, Q.C.
William Everett, Q.C.
Chief Justice Lance Finch
Patricia Graham
CBC Anchor Ian Hanomansing
Gerry Lecovin, Q.C.
Weyerhaeuser President Sandy McDade
Allan D. McEachern
Madam Justice Mary Newbury
Mr. Justice W. Oppal
Hon. Stephen Owen
Dale B. Pope, Q.C.
Warren T. Wilson, Q.C.

The Sponsors

Appeals Unlimited
Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Canadian Bar Association
Clark Wilson
Dundee Securities
Farris Vaughan Wills & Murphy
Faskin Martineau
Harper Grey Easton
LexisNexis Canada
Lindsay Kenney
McKellar Group
Taylor Veinotte Sullivan Barristers
The Vancouver Bar Association
ZSA Legal Recruitment

front: Garth Loeppky, Karen Truscott, Jim Poyner, Penny Washington
back: Deborah Satanove, Peter Brady

front: Garth Loeppky, Karen Truscott, Jim Poyner, Penny Washington
back: Deborah Satanove, Peter Brady

Photos: Alistair Eagle, Peopleshots Photography