The Mystery of Irma Vep


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Charles Ludlam

Published by Samuel French Inc

2 Male 0 Female

This definitive spoof of Gothic melodramas, recently revived Off Broadway to raves, is a quick change marathon in which two actors play all the roles

A sympathetic werewolf, a vampire and an Egyptian princess brought to life when her tomb is opened make this a comedy that has everything

"Far and away the funniest two hours on a New York stage....What more meaningful gift could Ludlam bequeath [audiences] than to leave them eternally laughing" ~ N.Y. Times

"A really good laugh ... The story has to be seen to be believed" ~ N.Y Post

"Lunatic fun that keeps you in stitches" ~ N.Y. Daily News

"A true vaudeville tour de farce.... It's wonderful" ~ Time

"A hearty mixture of thrills, laughter and extravagant showmanship" ~ Village Voice

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