Penguin Rep presents a remount of their critically-acclaimed camp-drag melodramatic farce about an eccentric Florida woman turned serial killer starring Everett Quinton. More…
Idris Seabright is one demented dame. A 1950's Florida gargoyle with a penchant for painting still lifes, no matter how her subjects must be stilled, she's as handy with a hatchet as a brush and as rich as she is ruthless.
'Drop Dead Perfect' finds Idris torn between her ingenuous ward who has artistic aspirations, a well-endowed Cuban ex-con who may be her nephew, and her pill-pushing lawyer.
See it if ...you're a fan of Charles Busch or the Accidental Theater Company. Seems like it would have been a hoot 30 years ago.
Don't see it if ...you're offended by men in dresses.
See it if We enjoyed this but the audience around us LOVED it. Of course sometimes they would laugh just before a punchline. Obviously returnees.
Don't see it if You expect the word genius to mean genius. Fun? Yes. Clever? Yes. Genius, no.