The Ghost Sonata
Strindberg’s best chamber play, one of the most macabre works in literature and forerunner of expressionist drama. Student is drawn into ghostly house by vampire-ish old man and beautiful young woman. Dreamlike realm within is haunted by ghosts of the dead and living dead: mummy, corpse, odd butler, unsavory cook, spectral maid and gloomy lady in black. To save girl, student must negotiate web of cruelty, greed, and manipulation uniting these creepy characters. Join his struggle for salvation.
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