Mystery of Edwin Drood

Mystery of Edwin Drood

Musical


Overview


Synopsis

The Mystery of Edwin Drood is a musical based on Charles Dickens' unfinished novel. The show tells the story of the upstanding young Edwin Drood who mysteriously disappears and is presumably murdered. But who did it? Was it his drug-addicted, romantic rival John Jasper? The infamous Princess Puffer? Reverend Mr. Crisparkle? Helena or Neville Landless, immigrants from Ceylon? Someone else? In the end, the audience gets to decide!


Characters

Male

Lead

Baritone

Male

Supporting

Tenor

Female

Supporting

Alto



Show Information

Category
Musical
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
Cast Size
medium
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes adult, mature adult, late teen, young adult, child, early teen, elderly characters