Written and Directed by Nathan Allen
Magic by Dennis Watkins
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“How'd they do that? Oh, but that magic was so good. Applause!” Florida Theater Onstage
“A highly polished and visually thrilling show, strikingly well-designed and well-executed.
MAGIC OF THE VERY HIGHEST ORDER!” Chicago Tribune
“High energy and lack of artifice in a loose, buzzy blend of traditional storytelling, music and spectacle.
A THRILLING RIDE!” Time Out Chicago
“Death and Harry Houdini soars on Dennis Watkins’ brilliance as a genuine magician and fearless stuntman.
INGENIOUSLY WRITTEN AND DIRECTED!” Chicago Sun-Times
“A HELLUVA PARTY!
Dennis Watkins is simply magnificent as Houdini.” Chicago Reader
Death and Harry Houdini delivers a roller coaster ride through the life of the great Harry Houdini, brought to the stage by the great Chicago company that presented last season's acclaimed The Sparrow.
Award-winning magician, Dennis Watkins, performs Houdini's most renowned and dangerous escape—the dreaded Water Torture Cell—in this dark and tumultuous story guaranteed to keep audiences on the edge of their seats.
Click here for information on the Workshop: Creative Process to Developing Original Work, The House’s Approach on May 12, 2012.
Parental Advisory: This show contains adult language.