Opera Macabre: Edgar Allan Poe

  • The Adrienne Theatre Playground 2030 Sansom St Philadelphia, PA 19103 USA

Enter the world of the original Master of Suspense, Edgar Allan Poe. Opera Macabre brings 3 of Poe’s classics to life with the haunting beautiful House of Usher, the cleverly poetic Music of the Spheres, and the wickedly funny Black Cat.  90 minutes of the most visceral and engaging operati performances you will see this year!


Music by Reese Revak
Libretto by Alison Hoban, Brenna Geffers, Isabel Lowney Brouhard, Michael A. Lienhard & Ross Beschler


Director - Brenna Geffers
Producer - Michael A. Lienhard
Maestro - Reese Revak

Accordion - Michael A. Lienhard

Upright Bass - Jess Molan

Puppetry - Jordan Montram & Alison Hoban


Opera Macabre: Edgar Allan Poe

          Act 1 – Fall of the House of Usher
Narrator: Michael A. Lienhard
Usher: TBA
Madeline: Isabel Lowney Brouhard

Intermezzo: Music of the Spheres
Kirsten Kunkle

Act 2 – The Black Cat
Narrator: Chadwick Edward Somers III
Wife: Crystal Charles

$15 Students and Seniors $20 General Admin

 Performances -

September 13th & 14th at 8pm

September 15th @ 3pm

September 19th @ 11:59pm

Purchase tickets here!