The Wicker Man: a Rock Opera about the Ultimate Sacrifice
Thursday, October 2, 2008, something wicker this way comes! We're presenting a Foul Play, the Wicker Man: a Rock Opera About the Ultimate Sacrifice, a musical thriller, and burning sensation just in time for Halloween from the team that brought you Attack of the Killer B-Movies.
April showers bring the sanctimonious Sergeant Howie a mysterious letter concerning a missing girl from Summerisle, the tiny pagan island commune renowned for its bountiful produce and unabashed holy day rituals. His investigation of the restless natives proves as fruitless as last years crops, though; and the bizarre inhabitants only serve to add fuel to the flames of his righteous indignation. Driven to save the girls immortal soul from this den of idolaters, he discovers the truth behind the girls disappearancethat come May Day, the villagers intend to sacrifice her to their gods of the field to ensure a successful harvest. Howie must infiltrate their festivities, find the girl and escapebut will his plan put him out of the frying pan and into the fire?
The Wicker Man runs October 2 25, 2008; shows are Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm at the Dark Room Theater, 2263 Mission Street, between 18th and 19th, SF. Tickets are $20 at the door; or only $15 at brownpapertickets.com/event/40963. More info at foulplaysf.com, 415-401-7987 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Wicker Man is a Foul Play from Cameron Eng and Sean Owens with an original music score from the Dark Rooms Jim Fourniadis (darkroomsf.com) and LIVE EVIL (Live, Death Bone, The Purge, Porkchop, liveevilrocks.com) and stars: Dan Foley, Erin Lucas, Flynn De Marco, Jim Jeske, Khamara Pettus, Maura Sipila, Mikl-em, and Steffanos X.
the Dark Room Theater
2263 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
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