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Arsenic and Old Lace

Lakewood Center for the Arts: Arsenic and Old Lace

Drama critic Mortimer Brewster’s engagement announcement is upended when he discovers a corpse in his elderly aunts’ window seat. Mortimer rushes to tell his aunts only to learn that the ladies aren’t just aware of the dead man in their parlor, they killed him!  One of the fastest and craziest comedies of the American stage, Arsenic and Old Lace, Joseph Kesselring’s farce of manslaughter and merriment, will open at Lakewood Theatre Company on Friday September 8, 2023, at 7:30 PM. Directed by Don Alder, the comedy continues through Sunday October 15, 2023. Performances are Thurs-Sat at 7:30 PM, Sundays at 2:00 PM, one Saturday (September 30) at 2:00 PM, and one Wednesday (September 27) at 7:30 PM. Learn more at

Lakewood Center for the Arts: Arsenic and Old Lace
September 8 – October 15, 2023
Lakewood Center for the Arts
368 S. State Street in Lake Oswego

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