The Tell-Tale Farce

(Production) Produced by Essex Community Players @ Memorial Hall

5 Towers Rd, Essex Junction, VT 05452, United States

March 1, 2019 - March 16, 2019

Don Zolidis (Playwright) & Jennifer Martin (Director)

Starring: Katelyn Hanson, Peggy Bonesteel, Carly Bennett, Karin Stevenson, Mark Houle, Andrew Rash, Thom Smith, Clem Turmel, & Scott Remick

It's 1848, and Edgar Allan Poe is just coming off the spectacular success of "The Raven." Unfortunately, it's only earned him a grand total of nine dollars. So when a wealthy dowager commissions him to write her a poem for the vast sum of one hundred dollars, he leaps at the chance. Only problem: the man who shows up to write the poem isn't Poe, he's Poe's mailman, and he's on a quest to woo the dowager's spinster niece. Playing Poe is harder than it looks, though, especially when your mustac...

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