Exquisite Torture

by  Charles Ludlam

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Exquisite Torture

by  Charles Ludlam

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The last of Neros puruses his long-lost love in a surrealistic romantic farce.
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"A mixture of Pirandello and bedroom farce... Inspired lunacy." - The New York Post


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Charles Ludlam

Charles Ludlam (1943-1987) grew up in Queens, New York, just a few subway stops from Greenwich Village, and the heart of Gay America. At twenty-four, he founded the Ridiculous Theatrical Company, where he wrote, directed and performed in almost every production for the next two decades, often with Ever ...

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