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Beth Sorensen
Office of Communications
503/777-7574
beth.sorensen@reed.edu


Reed College's production of "Gorey Stories" combines comedy and the macabre, February 17-19

TITLE:  Gorey Stories

WHAT: Senior Miranda King directs Gorey Stories , an ensemble piece adapted by Stephen Curren and based on 18 enigmatic works by the late author and illustrator Edward Gorey.  Eccentric and darkly comedic, Gorey Stories is a masterfully morbid and hilarious portrayal of what happens when a dull society suddenly finds itself in the most bizarre situation, and has no choice but to take part in the fantastic.

WHO:
Directed by: Miranda King
Starring: Hannah Gildea, Devon Granmo, Ryland Ianelli, Amy Lawrence, James Nye, Cara Siegel, and Evan Ward

WHEN: 7:30 p.m., Thursday through Saturday, February 17-19

WHERE: Reed College Mainstage Theater (Entrance on Botsford Drive just off of SE 28th Avenue)

COST: $3 general admission; $2 senior citizens; $1 Reed students, faculty, and staff

CONTACT: For more information, please consult the Reed events website or call the Reed events line at 503/777-7755.

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