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Die Mommie Die! Tickets & Information

New World Stages / Stage 1

340 West 50th Street

Between 8th and 9th Avenues

New York NY 10019 View on map

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Die Mommie Die! Summary

Hollywood glamour meets Greek tragedy in this riotous comedic thriller from playwright and star, Charles Bush!

Die Mommie Die! A hilarious mixture of whodunits, double-crossings and suspenseful twists, where no one is who they seem, all served up with a funny, false-eyelashed wink!

Die Mommie Die! Special Information

A riotous comedy-thriller steeped in the glamour of 1960s Hollywood, Die Mommie Die! stars playwright Charles Busch as Angela Arden, a fallen pop diva trapped in a hateful marriage to film producer Sol Sussman. Desperate to find happiness with her younger lover, an out-of-work TV actor named Tony Parker, Angela gruesomely murders her husband with the aid of a poisoned suppository.

In a plot that reflects Greek tragedy as well as Hollywood kitsch, Angela’s manipulative daughter, Edith, convinces her “emotionally disturbed” brother, Lance, that together they must avenge their father’s death … by killing their mother!

Die Mommie Die! Cast Members:

Bob Ari, Charles Busch, Van Hansis, Chris Hoch, Ashley Morris, Kristine Nielsen

Die Mommie Die! Creative Team

Author: Charles Busch
Director: Carl Andress
Scenic Designer: Michael Anania
Lighting Designer: Ben Stanton
Costume Designer: Jessica Jahn
Wigs Designer: Katherine Carr
Projections Designer: Chris Kateff
Graphic Designer: Brian T. Whitehill
Sound System Designer: Ken Hypes
Producer: Bob Boyett & Daryl Roth
Press Agent: The Publicity Office

Die Mommie Die! Quick Facts

Running Time:

90 minutes, with no intermission

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Audience :

May be inappropriate for 12 and under. (Adult subject matter.)
Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

First Preview Date Opening Date
October 10, 2007 October 21, 2007

Box Office Hours

Monday, Thursday & Friday: 1pm - 8pm (When there is a late performance, open until curtain.)
Tuesday: 1pm - 7pm (When there is a late performance, open until curtain.)
Wednesday & Saturday 10am - 8pm (When there is a late performance, open until curtain.)
Sunday: 10am - 7pm (When there is a late performance, open until curtain.)

Please Note: Advance sales for future performances end 30 minutes prior to the final curtain of the day.

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