Who Killed Gertrude Crump?Monster Theatre
Announcing UNO Fest Online! Who Killed Gertrude Crump? will be presented as a part of the Week 2 online offerings. You can see exclusive video clips from this show, and join Monster Theatre for a free Facebook Live on May 8.
Agatha Christie returns from the dead to perform a one-woman haunted house murder mystery puppet show. World-famous mystery author Gertrude Crump has been murdered… mysteriously! As the characters investigate, accuse, suspect, confess, plot, flash-back and engage in general hubbub, the audience is tasked with answering one simple question: Who Killed Gertrude Crump? All the clues are there… Nominated for multiple Jessie awards, this is a whodunnit of epic proportions… told with puppets.
As the characters investigate, accuse, suspect, confess, plot, flash-back and engage in general hubbub, the audience is charged with the task of answering one simple question: Who Killed Gertrude Crump?
“…the most impressive acting feat in the festival!” ★★★★★-Kevin Prokosh, Winnipeg Free Press
“A standing ovation followed Travis’ tour-de-force performance.”- ★★★★★ London Free Press
Puppets and set created by Dusty Hagerüd and Tara Travis
Original Score by Drew Jurecka and Robbie Grunwald
Lighting design by Keagan Elrick
About the artists:
Founded in 2000, Monster Theatre creates original plays that challenge preconceptions, excite imaginations and embody the way of the Monster: strange, twisted and bizarre on the outside, but always with a noble heart.
Monster Theatre produces work that engages the hearts, brains and guts of all audiences; comedies that excite intellectuals, histories that shock teenagers, and theatre for young audiences that makes adults roll on the floor laughing.
Monster Theatre was previously at the UNO Fest with Til Death: The Six Wives of Henry VIII (2013).