2016 Edgar Allan Poe Festival
Greenwich V
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2016 Edgar Allan Poe Festival NYC Reviews and Tickets

78%
(14 Reviews)
Positive
86%
Mixed
7%
Negative
7%
Members say
Absorbing, Entertaining, Clever, Delightful, Great acting

About the Show

Radiotheatre presents a festival of short plays based on the work of the legendary 19th-century writer.

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Clever, Ambitious, Absorbing, Quirky, Intense

See it if you enjoy dramatic story telling in an atmospheric environment. The writing is marvelous and the minimal staging works well.

Don't see it if you are looking for a full performance with sets and costumes. This is a essentially a reading.

85
Intense, Great acting, Great writing, Intelligent, Absorbing

See it if You’re a Poe fan nightmares come to life!

Don't see it if You’re not looking for a spooky evening.

Critic Reviews (1)

May 24th, 2016

"Standout performances by R. Patrick Alberty and Cory Boughton were particularly thrilling...The beautifully crafted work is directed by Frank Zilinyi and R. Patrick Alberty, who pull together Poe’s words with shrewd lighting, music, and sound effect choices delivered with impeccable timing...You will be enthralled and left breathless, unable to shake the intensity of the ghostly sensations long after the last candle has burned down to its wick."
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