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An Evening with Poe
Date: October, 26th 2012 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
October 24, 25, 26, 27, 30, 31; November 1 & 2
Doors open at 6:30, performances begin at 7:30 on October 25, 26, 27, 30, November 1 and 2.
October 24 and 31 performances will begin at 8:15 p.m.
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Enjoy An Even Edgier Edgar
For more than a century, readers have been terrified, surprised, and delighted by one of America’s greatest storytellers, Edgar Allan Poe. Whether about grisly murder or ethereal and untouchable love, Poe delivers a new thrill to his audience with each tale. Read more here.
Through the Frazier Museum’s Historic Interpretations Department, we bring some of Poe’s best known works to the stage for a live show like you’ve never seen before. This year, eight Poe tales will be presented, including six poems and two short stories:
- The Raven
- The Murders in the Rue Morgue
- Spirits of the Dead
- The City in the Sea
- The Bells
- The Masque of the Red Death
- Dream Within a Dream
Tickets are just $15 and include admission to the museum’s galleries*. Cash bar. To purchase tickets now, click here or call (502) 753-5663. Advance purchase is recommended! Frazier Museum members will receive priority seating.
*Restrictions apply. Tickets do not include access to special exhibitions, such as “Diana: A Celebration.”