Based on a true story of deception, scientific achievement and bitter betrayal, Lenin’s Embalmers is both a rollicking comedy and an epic tragedy.
by Vern Thiessen
directed by RJ Tolan
When two biochemists are recruited by Josef Stalin to embalm the late Soviet leader, both men are pushed to their limits. Driven by fear and fame, both men attempt to achieve the impossible, but discover a dark secret. If they should succeed the rewards will be boundless, but failure can bring only one outcome.
“Lenin’s Embalmers is a happy success, combining self-aware humor, obscure science facts and a humane but irreverent attitude toward both theView more
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Aug 7, 2019 at 07:30 pm (Wed)
- Aug 8, 2019 at 07:30 pm (Thu)
- Aug 9, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Fri)
- Aug 10, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Sat)
- Aug 13, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Tue)
- Aug 14, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Wed)
- Aug 15, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Thu)
- Aug 16, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Fri)
- Aug 17, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Sat)
- Aug 20, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Tue)
Additional time info:
Previews: August 7 & 8 @7:30pm ($25 tickets, open to the public)
Opening Night: Friday, August 9.
Playmaker Talkbacks after selected performances. Please see website for dates.
2357 Old Route 6 Rd, Wellfleet, MA 02667