The Mystery of Irma Vep - A Penny Dreadful
Full Length Play, Comedy / 2m
"Far and away the funniest two hours on a New York stage... What more meaningful gift could Ludlam bequeath [audiences] than to leave them eternally laughing." - The New York Times
"A really good laugh... The story has to be seen to…
"Far and away the funniest two hours on a New York stage... What more meaningful gift could Ludlam bequeath [audiences] than to leave them eternally laughing. " - The New York Times
"A really good laugh... The story has to be seen to be believed." -The New York Post
"Lunatic fun that keeps you in stitches." -The New York Daily News
"A true vaudeville tour de farce... It's wonderful." -Time "A hearty mixture of thrills, laughter and extravagant showmanship." -The Village Voice
- Minimum Fee: $75 per performance
- Time Period: 1930s, 1920s
- Setting: In the library drawing room of "Mandacrest," the Hillcrest estate near Hampstead Heath, between the wars, and various places in Egypt.
- Additional Features: Special Effects
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes
LORD EDGAR HILLCREST
- Expandable casting
All roles are portrayed by two performers.