…quote is technically from Nicholas Nickleby, but OMF doesn’t have a theatrical company from which I may steal quotage, so work with me. Just thought I would share the advertisement (must be pronounced “ad-VER-tis-ment; this is Dickens, after all) our director/narrator sent out for this weekend’s performances. Colors are mine, but the list is hers. And yes, the alligator IS the most important character (followed closely by Opera-Goer #8).
“That would look excellent on the bills, sir!”
A Treasure Hunt?
A Blind Date?
A Political Rally?
An Evening by the Fire?
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