Arsenic & Old Lace
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Performances: Nov. 2, 3, 9, 10, 11*, 16 & 17, 2018
Curtain Time: 8 p.m.
*Sunday November 11th is a special 2:00 pm matinee, order early!
Directed by: Anne Guffey
By: Joseph Kesselring
Insanity just doesn’t run in the Brewster family…it gallops. Arsenic and Old Lace ran for three years and over fourteen hundred performances on Broadway! In this classic comedy the plot centers on Mortimer Brewster, a drama critic and the most ostensibly normal of his clan, is forced to cover up for his sadistic kin while being torn between family loyalty and his desire to marry the woman he loves.
His family includes two spinster aunts who have taken to murdering lonely old men by poisoning them with a glass of home-made elderberry wine laced with arsenic, strychnine, and “just a pinch” of cyanide; a brother who believes he is Theodore Roosevelt and digs locks for the Panama Canal in the cellar of the Brewster home (which then serve as graves for the aunts’ victims; he thinks that they died ofView more
Reserved Seating for All Regular Season Shows: $14.00
Group, Senior and Student Discounts Available.
Special Dinner and Show Package also available only by calling our box office line at 330-655-8522. Includes dinner for two and Hudson’s Restaurant and two show tickets for $62. (Not available for selected performances)
Contact: (330) 655-8522
41 South Oviatt Street, Hudson, OH 44236