Local Musical Theater: Blithe Spirit
|June 13, 2012||Filled under||
Blithe Spirit at Lyric Music Theater
Lyric Music Theater’s 5th and final show of the season is Noel Coward’s comedy: “Blithe Spirit”! Socialite and novelist Charles Condomine invites an eccentric medium and clairvoyant, Madame Arcati, to his house to conduct a séance, hoping to gather material for his next book. The scheme backfires when the séance produces an unwelcome guest: the ghost of his annoying and temperamental first wife, Elvira. Elvira makes continual attempts to disrupt Charles’ marriage to his second wife, Ruth, who cannot see or hear the ghost. But not for long….