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“Wickedly funny...a Gorey illustration brought to life. 

It's a feather that will tickle your fancy.”   - Washington Post

Cabaret Macabre gleams with the precision that has become Happenstance’s hallmark . . . gratifying . . . ”    - Washington City Paper

TECH

 

DURATION: 75 minutes

 

AUDIENCE: All ages

 

MINIMUM STAGE REQUIREMENTS: 

25 ft wide, x 25 ft deep x 12 ft high. 

(7.5 m x 7.5 m by 3.5 m high)

 

STAGE STYLE: 

Proscenium or Flexible Black Box

 

SIZE OF TOURING PARTY: 

Seven. 

6 performers. 1 stage manager.

 

BOOKING

Booking@HappenstanceTheater.com

Inspired by the illustrations of Edward Gorey, Victorian nightmares, dangerous croquet, gothic romance, afternoon tea and perils of the deep, Cabaret Macabre features music played live with deadly flare and Happenstance Theater’s witty, visual theatrical collage. Cabaret Macabre was nominated for three Helen Hayes Awards in 2014 for Outstanding Costume Design, Resident Production (Sabrina Mandell), Outstanding Movement, Resident Play, and The Charles MacArthur Award for Outstanding New Play or Musical.