Keep Calm and Carry one of these corseted bitches to the gallows!
After playing sold out shows at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York and Los Angeles costume drama parody Murder Abbey makes its Seattle debut at Annex Theatre! Set in a grand Downton Abbey-like estate in the roaring twenties, in Murder Abbey comedienne Kate Hess gleefully deconstructs her favorite costume drama conventions all while solving an Agatha Christie style murder mystery. Named one of the top spoofs of Downton Abbey by The Daily Beast and called “A cri de coeur on par with Donna Martin graduates” by June Thomas of Slate. WhereLA Magazine, LAist.com and Time Out New York all say Keep Calm and Go See Murder Abbey!
Buy Tickets Here!: http://www.annextheatre.org/2013-season/guest-productions/murder-abbey/
You can make reservations here: http://losangeles.ucbtheatre.com/shows/view/3186
Set in a grand Downton Abbey-like English estate in the roaring twenties, in Murder Abbey Kate Hess gleefully deconstructs favorite Masterpiece Theatre conventions with her smart and irreverent characters— all while solving an Agatha Christie-style murder mystery. Keep Calm and Carry one of these corseted bitches to the gallows!
Written and Performed by Kate Hess. Directed by Andrew Secunda.
Thursday August 9th 8:00 pm & Thursday September 6th 8:00 pm
Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre 5919 Franklin Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Tickets $5 at http://losangeles.ucbtheatre.com/shows/view/3186 or phone 323-908-8702