This new, one-night-only production directed by Septime Webre features singers from Wolf Trap Opera and dancers from DC’s CityDance in a gothic tale based on the masterwork by Edgar Allan Poe and composed by modern master Philip Glass.
Roderick Usher, the reclusive heir to the Usher fortune, resides with his ill twin sister in their decaying ancestral home. When Roderick’s old friend visits, relationships are tested and secrets are unearthed.
This menacing house seems to have a mind of its own…do you dare to enter?
Halcyon Stage @ Dock 5 is a partnership with Union Market to spread creativity across Washington and to offer performances and immersive experiences in one of the fastest growing sections of our city.
Time: 8:00 PM Doors Open / 8:30 PM Performance / 10:00 PM Meet-the-Artist Reception
For more information and tickets, please visit here.