A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Sunday, November 13, 2016
11/13/2003 The Pillowman premieres
November 13, 2003. The Pillowman premiered on this date at the Cottlesloe Theatre in London. The play by Martin McDonagh was about Katurian, a murder suspect because his short stories resemble the deaths of several children. It ran on Broadway for five months in 2005. It won the Olivier Award and two Tonys.