Tales from the Pit: A Horror Musical Odyssey

By Brian Keiper

L: The original programme from the 1988 Royal Shakespeare Production | R: The original Playbill from the 1988 Broadway production
Callie Johnson as Carrie White in the Bailiwick Chicago production at Victory Gardens Biograph Theater (c. 2014). Photo: Michael Brosilow
The programme for ‘Heathers The Musical’ at the Other Palace in London (c. 2018).
Jodie Steele as Heather Chandler, Carrie Hope Fletcher as Veronica Sawyer, T’Shan Williams as Heather Duke, and Sophie Isaacs as Heather McNamara in ‘Heathers The Musical’ at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London (c. 2018). Photo: Pamela Raith
L: The original programme in 1973 | R: The original Broadway poster in 1975
The Stray Dog Theatre production of ‘The Rocky Horror Show’ in St. Louis, Missouri, United States (c. 2016).
Nell Campbell as Columbia, Patricia Quinn as Magenta, Tim Curry as Dr. Frank-N-Furter, and Richard O’Brien as Riff Raff in the film adaptation of ‘The Rocky Horror Show’ renamed ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’ (1975).

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