Chicago Dramatists will present a staged reading of my newest horror play, an adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s story THE BODY SNATCHER, this weekend in the Saturday Series.
I’m very proud of this work. If you’re free, come listen and let me know what you think!
THE BODY SNATCHER
Based on the story by Robert Louis Stevenson
Directed by Russ Tutterow
Featuring Judy Blue, Courtenay Cholovich, Doug MacKechnie, Jesse Manson, Tyler Meredith, and Craig Spidle
In 19th Century Scotland, Edinburgh Medical College is at the forefront of surgery, and demand for human specimens has far outstripped supply, necessitating the employ of grave robbers. But Arthur Fettes, the new Classroom Assistant, begins to suspect that some of the cadavers are fresher than others…