ArtOberfest: "Electric Poe" Coterie Theatre performance for Rockhurst students

Thursday, October 19, 2023 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
bus leaves from Arrupe circle

This ArtOberfest off-campus theatre experience hosted by the Center for Arts and Letters is only for enrolled Rockhurst University students! Take a bus from  the Arrupe Hall circle drive at 5:30 p.m. to Union Hill Cemetery to experience the Coterie Theatre's  "Electric Poe" event. This performance will begin at Union Hall at 6:30 p.m. will showcase three newly adapted Poe works. R.H. Wilhoit captivates as the master of the macabre, performing Poe’s beloved poem, “Annabel Lee,” his ode to obsession, “Berenice,” as well as his claustrophobic classic, “The Cask of Amontillado,” in which a man takes fatal revenge on his friend by entombing him within a stone wall. Live music will punctuate the moody masterpieces. Get in the Halloween spirit with this superb acting accompanied by atmospheric underscoring in front of Union Cemetery’s “Holding Vault,” built in 1857 in Kansas City’s oldest public cemetery. Registration in advance is required and a limited number of seats are available for for RU students. Register here. 

RU Students! Don't miss the Rave-N  in the Greenlease Library immediatley following this event 9 p.m.-11 p.m.!