Cooperative Performance Milwaukee presents  Poe’s Ghosts adapted by Catherine Friesen and Don Russell. This is the second production of CPM’s first season. Performances will be held at Shaker’s Bar.
Poe’s Ghosts
Adapted by Catherine Friesen and Don Russell

October 2014

Poe’s Ghosts brings the poems of Edgar Allen Poe to life through shadow puppetry. This haunted holiday offering will lead audiences through creepy chambers where several of Poe’s poems (including The Raven and The Tell Tale Heart) will be performed through shadow puppetry by the most macabre of performers.

The Cast:

Zach Mclain

Eric Scherrer

Sally Staats

Tawnie Thompson

Where: Shaker’s 422 S 2nd street, Milwaukee, WI 53204

Dates: October 15-18, 22-25, 29-Nov1 (2 shows each night at 7:30pm and 9pm)


Wednesday, October 15- 7:30pm and 9pm (opening night)

Thursday, October 16-7:30pm and 9pm

Friday, October 17-7:30pm and 9pm

Saturday, October 18-7:30pm and 9pm

Wednesday, October 22-7:30pm and 9pm

Thursday, October 23-7:30pm and 9pm

Friday, October 24-7:30pm and 9pm

Saturday, October 25-7:30pm and 9pm

Wednesday, October 29-7:30pm and 9pm

Thursday, October 30-7:30pm and 9pm

Friday, October 31-7:30pm and 9pm

Saturday,November 1-7:30pm and 9pm


Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the following websites:

www.cooperformke.com and http://www.shakerscigarbar.com



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For more information about Cooperative Performance Milwaukee, membership, training opportunities, and future productions please visit the following link: http://www.cooperformke.com, or contact info@cooperformke.com.