About This Show

Well known for his role as Gomez in the original Addams Family series, John Astin — Oscar and Emmy nominated actor — opens the 5th Season of the Hermosa Beach Playhouse with Edgar Allan Poe–Once Upon a Midnight. Before your eyes Astin becomes the mysterious Poe, a father of modern detective fiction, a misunderstood genius, a visionary and a man of many contradictions. Written by Paul Day Clemens and Ron Magid, the show is directed by Allan Bergmann.

There is an added performance Sunday at 7pm on October 20.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: October 8, 2002 Final Performance: October 20, 2002
Location: Hermosa Beach Playhouse, California

710 Pier Ave,

Hermosa Beach,


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