Gaslight - A Creepy Victorian Melodrama
Name: Gaslight - A Creepy Victorian Melodrama
Date: October 17, 2019 - November 3, 2019
Penobscot Theatre Company presents: Gaslight October 17 - November 3, 2019 by Patrick Hamilton “As a creep show, Patrick Hamilton’s Victorian melodrama remains close to the top of the class…” -New York Times A Broadway hit first produced on the West End under the title Gaslight and filmed twice as Angel Street, this classic melodrama gave rise to the popular term “gas lighting”. The tale of the Manninghams, in 19th century London appears to be the essence of Victorian tranquility. However, it is soon apparent, that things may not be as they seem. Join us as we stage this victorian melodrama in the truest sense, with no better atmosphere than the historic Bangor Opera House!