Gorey Stories

Gorey Stories was Performed at RISD in Providence, RI. The play was written by Edward Gorey and conisted of his well-known songs, poems and tales intertwined for the stage. Of the ten parts, Andrew Murdock directed both The Doubtful Guest and The Insect God. He performed as a major role as Mr. Earbrass, a stand-in character for Gorey himself and also designed and constructed puppets and props for the entire production.

The Doughtful Guest

Utilized both live actors and bunraku puppetry.

Video of Performance



The Insect God

Multifunctional props manipulated to create a vaiety of releationships between actors


Excpert of Performance