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An Evening with Poe

October 26, 2017 - October 30, 2017


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“While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping…” Listen to haunting stories and poems from Edgar Allan Poe while surrounded by the grandeur and mystery of the Allerton Mansion.

This year’s performance becomes even more theatrical with interpretations from three different performers of Poe at different stages of his life. Afterwards explore the Mansion and learn the history of the house and the man behind it all.

$20/person. Purchase tickets:
Thursday, October 26, 7-9:30pm
Sunday, October 29, 7-9:30pmSOLD OUT
Monday, October 30, 7-9:30pm

Doors open at 6pm; a cash bar will be available. Please note that late arrivals will be asked to wait until intermission to enter the performance area.

Continue the experience by staying overnight! Call 217-333-3287 for details or to make a reservation.

Photo by: Allerton Park Photography Group


October 26, 2017
October 30, 2017