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The Rough Magic Company is hard at work on the second show in our season, love holds a lamp in this little room, an original piece inspired by the life and writings of Adah Isaacs Menken, burlesque-poetess-daredevil-extraordinaire! Come join us for an evening of adventure, from the stages of Victorian vaudeville to the salons of Bohemian Paris, as we explore Adah's life and legacy through the lens of art, identity, and desire Get your tickets today!
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The press is enchanted by Rough Magic. Click here to see what Dan Mims at The Daily Nutmeg has to say about MIDSUMMER. Then click here to read Lucy Gellman's rave in the New Haven Independent, or here to read her season preview. Then why not check out Donald Brown's season preview in the New Haven Review, his wonderful piece on the creation of MIDSUMMER, and his sparkling review.
LEFT: Melanie Field and Andrej Visky in MIDSUMMER, photograph by Andrea Berman
The Yale Summer Cabaret doesn't just serve up amazing theater; we serve delicious dinner too! Join us before the show for the full Summer Cabaret dining experience, courtesy of Master Chef, Anna Belcher, and featuring amazing entrees, small plates, desserts, beers, wines, and our own special Rough Magic sangria. Click here to learn more and call the box office to reserve your table today.