Dearly Beloved Presents: The Wake

Dearly Beloved Presents: The Wake

About the Show

Show Description: Dearly Beloved performs The Wake, an improvisational form developed by Alex Marino and originally performed by the Necropolitans many years ago. From the invocation of a name pulled from the obituary pages, Dearly Beloved gives the recently deceased their final chance to have their story told on stage through a series of improvised scenes. With scenes that vary from the side splitting hilarious to the gut-wrenchingly tragic, Dearly Beloved invites you to celebrate the life and death of a complete stranger.

Directed by Alex Marino

Magnet Theater
254 West 29th St. New York NY 10001