Based on the novel, Israel Rank by Roy Horniman A distant heir to a family fortune sets out to speed up the line of succession by using a great deal of charm... and
Based on the novel, Israel Rank by Roy Horniman
A distant heir to a family fortune sets out to speed up the line of succession by using a great deal of charm… and a dash of murder.
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder is the knock-’em-dead, uproarious hit and the most-nominated show of the 2014 season. With ten Tony nominations and four wins, including Best Musical, Book, Direction and Costumes, it also earned seven Drama Desk Awards (including Best Musical), four Outer Critics Circle Awards (including Best Musical) and one Drama League Award (Best Musical).
When the low-born Monty Navarro finds out that he’s eighth in line for an earldom in the lofty D’Ysquith family, he figures his chances of outliving his predecessors are slight and sets off down a far more ghoulish path. Can he knock off his unsuspecting relatives without being caught and become the second Earl of Highhurst? And what of love? Because murder isn’t the only thing Monty’s mind….
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder is a murderous romp filled with unforgettable music, non-stop laughs and a scene-stealing role for one actor playing all eight of the doomed heirs who meet their ends in the most creative and side-splitting ways.
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Warner Theatre68 Main Street, Torrington, CT 06790The Warner Theatre is the largest performing arts center in northwestern CT and includes 2 theatres, a scene and costume shop, and the Warner Theatre Center for Arts Education, a performing arts school for ages 3-adult. Performances by national artists, touring theatre and dance troupes, movies, digital opera, concerts, community theatre, student productions, and community events are offered each year.