Arsenic and Old Lace at Marblehead Little Theatre
Marblehead Little Theatre’s production of Arsenic and Old Lace by Joseph Kesselring opens October 6 and runs through October 15, right in time for the Halloween season!
Produced by David Foye and directed by Honorah Tinti, this black comedy revolves around the various members of the Brewster family, descendants of Mayflower settlers, most of whom are maniacs. The cast includes Aimee Oliver as Rev. Dr. Harper, Alix Bigley as Elaine Harper, Andrew Hankinson as Mortimer Brewster, Betty Lautner as Abby Brewster, David Scannell as Lt. Rooney, Dom Pappagallo as Jonathan Brewster, John Archer as Mr. Witherspoon, Joseph Giuliotti as Officer Klein, Mark Rolli as Officer O’Hara, Stephen Turner as Dr. Einstein, Trudi Olivetti as Martha Brewster, and Victor Brandalise as Teddy Brewster.
Join us for a rollercoaster ride of hilarity and suspense as you’re introduced to the charming and eccentric Brewster sisters, who have a peculiar penchant for assisting lonely old men. Set against the backdrop of a seemingly innocent Brooklyn home, this uproarious black comedy takes unexpected twists and turns that will leave you gasping with laughter and gripping the edge of your seat. With a dash of romance, a sprinkle of insanity, and a heaping dose of surprises, Arsenic and Old Lace is a must-see theatrical experience that will leave you dying for more. Don’t miss your chance to be part of the uproarious madness – get your tickets today at mltlive.org.