Inver Hills Theatre: Halloween Double Feature

Edgar Lee Masters | Edgar Allan Poe

An Assembly of Phantasms Zoom performance October 31, 2020  7:30 p.m.

Inver Hills Theatre presents a virtual Halloween double feature, An Assembly of Phantasms, featuring a new telling of two classics in American literature. The virtual performance will be live-streamed on Zoom, Saturday, October 31, 2020, at 7:30 p.m. The Zoom link will be available on the Inver Hills YouTube channel the night of the performance.

The first act of the double feature is “Spoon River,” which is based on the Edgar Lee Masters Spoon River Anthology. Characters in this act share stories about life from the perspective of the dead.

The second act, “… And an Echo Murmured Back,” is a story based on the works of Edgar Allan Poe. Here our characters focus on death from the perspective of the living.

Inver Hills Theatre Presents

Halloween Double Feature:

An Assembly of Phantasms

Directed by George Roesler

First Act: “Spoon River”

Based on the Edgar Lee Masters Spoon River Anthology
Adapted by Shawna C. Evans

Second Act: “… And an Echo Murmured Back”

Based on the works of Edgar Allan Poe
Adapted by Shawna C. Evans

WHEN: Saturday, October 31, 2020 7:30 p.m.

WHERE: Live-Streamed on Zoom via Inver Hills YouTube Channel

Learn more about An Assembly of Phantasms and the Theatre A.F.A. at Inver Hills by contacting:

George M. Roesler
Theatre and Communication Studies Faculty

“But a man can never avenge himself on the monstrous ogre Life.”

Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

This I whispered, and an echo murmured back the word, “Lenore!”—

            Merely this and nothing more.

Edgar Allan Poe, “The Raven”

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