Gorey Stories

by  Stephen Currens, David Aldrich, Edward Gorey

Full Length Musical, Dramatic Comedy  /  5m, 4f

"A unique, odd, perverse and engaging entertainment. It is not an evening you are going to easily forget." - New York Post


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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    5m, 4f
  • Duration

    Duration

    60 minutes (1 hour)
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Senior
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

This varied assortment of weird characters and humorous, horrid happenings is drawn from the best of Edward Gorey's illustrated works.
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Reviews

"A unique, odd, perverse and engaging entertainment. It is not an evening you are going to easily forget." - New York Post

"The world of Edward Gorey is a strange and gothic one. It is also exciting, because it presents a peculiarly personal vision of common abstract terrors." - New York Post

"The sense of style is wonderful." - Women's Wear Daily

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Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Community Theatre
  • Professional Theatre

Cautions

  • No Special Cautions

License details

  • Licensing fees and rental materials quoted upon application.

Production

Details

  • Duration: 60 minutes (1 hour)

Music

  • Orchestra Size: Piano Only

Casting

5m, 4f
MONA - a maid. 
HAROLD - a butler. 
LADY CELIA - the hostess. 
MARY ROSEMARSH - a spinster. 
ORTENZIA CAVIGLIA - a singer. 
LITTLE HENRY - a child. 
JASPER ANKLE - an opera fan. 
C.F. EARBRASS - an author. 
HAMISH - a young man. 
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Full Package

10 Piano/Vocal Scores

(Note: While this show was originally orchestrated for a small orchestra we are currently only offering a Piano Only rental package for this title. If you are interested in more orchestra parts please contact your licensing representative for more information.)

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Authors

Stephen Currens

Stephen Currens

David Aldrich

David Aldrich

Edward Gorey

Edward Gorey

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