MTL Fringe 2018: Michael Burgos presents award-winning funeral parody “The Eulogy”

Featured 2018 St. Ambroise Montreal Fringe Festival Production

Michael Burgos in “The Eulogy” (Photo by Jason Riedmiller)

The Worst (Or, Possibly, Best) Funeral

American performer Michael Burgos has been amusing the world for the past three years — with death.

In his one-person dark comedy, The Eulogy, Burgos takes a traditionally heavy event — a funeral — and through the alchemy of the stage, makes it as light and fun as possible.

The Eulogy is an absurd, theatrical parody of a funeral speech, featuring a menagerie of characters whose inept and inapt speeches give anything but a proper homage.

Performed in 25 cities across 10 time zones, Burgos’ internationally award-winning play celebrates its 145th performance at Montréal Improv on Wednesday, June 13 as part of the Festival St-Ambroise Fringe de Montréal.

“A comic gem… lovers of dark humor must rejoice” — WASHINGTON POST


The 2018 St. Ambroise Montreal Fringe Festival presents
“The Eulogy”

Created and Performed by Michael Burgos

Venue: Montréal Improv – Theatre A
3697 Blvd. St. Laurent

Show times:
Thursday 07 June @ 18:00
Sunday 10 June @ 21:30
Monday 11 June @ 23:00
Wednesday 13 June @ 20:00
Friday 15 June @ 16:15
Saturday 16 June @ 22:15

Admission: $10 General | $5 Students

Ages: 12+ | Language: English | Run time: 60 | Latecomers: 5 minutes

Tickets and Info: 514 849-FEST
https://montrealfringe.ca/organizer/the-eulogy/

Official The Eulogy Website: http://TheEulogyPlay.com
Twitter: @MichaelJBurgos
Instagram: @MichaelJBurgos
Official Hashtag: #TheEulogy #FringeBuzz

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