Lemony Snicket's The Composer is Dead

Opened Nov 26, 2010
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The show must go on? But the actor is mute, the director is crying, the dancer is lazy--and the composer is dead! This holiday season, Berkeley Rep presents a deliciously silly world premiere from beloved Bay Area artists. Lemony Snicket's The Composer is Dead features text by bestselling author Lemony Snicket and a score by (living) composer Nathaniel Stookey. It's a new theatrical adaptation of this wildly popular piece. Tony Taccone's raucous production unleashes laughs through classic clowning and plenty of uppity puppets from the pioneering Phantom Limb Company (Jessica Grindstaff and Erik Sanko, Co-Artistic Directors). When Geoff Hoyle pops up as an outlandish inspector bent on solving a murderous riddle, the show crescendos into comic absurdity. To the delight of children and adults alike, Lemony Snicket's The Composer is Dead comes alive on stage.

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Jenny Campbell, Frankie Cordero, Geoff Hoyle, et al. Set for Lemony Snicket's The Composer Is Dead - Oct 13, 2010

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