Alumni eNewsletter: Gallaudet Theatre: Poe's Midnight Dreary (Archives)

The Theatre Arts Department presents its Fall Production of, Poe's Midnight Dreary, written by Richard McElvain and directed by Gallaudet Alumnus Andrew J. Oehrlein, '03.

The story is cleverly told through a series of dramatizations of the master’s works, "The Tell-Tale Heart, The Black Cat, The Raven, Annabel Lee, The Fall of the House of Usher, The Premature Burial, and The Poetic Principle." These stories are threaded together with the events of Poe’s life as he deliriously remembers them on an anonymous deathbed in a Baltimore hospital.

This play is for ages 12 years and up.
Performances: November 12, 13, 19 & 20, 8 p.m. & November 14, 2 p.m.,

Location: Elstad Auditorium.

Reserve tickets:

Call: 202.651.5500 V, or 202.651.5502 TTY


Or visit the Theatre Department's "Poe's Midnight Dreary" on the web (

Posted: 9 Nov 2004

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