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Bedbugs!!! Will Crawl Off-Broadway for a Little Longer

The new musical has extended its run at the ArcLight Theatre.

Chris Hall stars as Cimex in Bedbugs!!! at ArcLight Theatre.
Chris Hall stars as Cimex in Bedbugs!!! at ArcLight Theatre.

The sci-fi rock musical comedy Bedbugs!!! has extended its run at ArcLight Theatre through November 9. The musical, created by composer Paul Leschen and book writer/lyricist Fred Sauter, opened on September 14. Robert Bartley directs and choreographs, with musical supervision by Deborah Hurwitz.

Bedbugs!!! follows Carly, an exterminator who is bent on avenging her mother's bedbug-related death. But instead, she accidentally mutates the pests into an army of blood-sucking, human-size rock gods.

Leading the cast are Chris Hall as Cimex, Grace McLean as Carly, Nicholas Park as Burt, and Brian Charles Rooney as Dionne Salon. The cast also includes Danny Bolero, Tracey Conyer Lee, Barry Shafrin, Gretchen Wylder, Courtney Bassett, and Colin Scott Cahill.

The creative team includes costume design by Philip Heckman, scenic design by Adam Demerath, lighting design by Kirk Fitzgerald, sound design by Ed Chapman, wigs, hair, and makeup design by Bobbie Cliffton Zlotnik, and props design by Cameron Pate. Adam Roberts is the associate choreographer.

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Closed: November 2, 2014