M. R. James's "Whistle and I'll Come To You, My Lad"

Live Event
Upper Left theater
Date and time: 
Sunday, October 6, 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

M. R. James scholar and actor, Robert Lloyd Parry has flown in from Manchester, Great Britain to thrill you with a one-man performance of James's creepiest classic story, "Whistle and I'll Come To You, My Lad." Dripping with decadent atmosphere, do not miss this incredible live event. Stick around for Robert's insightful documentary on the people and places that inspired the classic short story.

Robert Lloyd Parry is an actor and writer who specializes in literary storytelling: theatrical performances based upon texts from the golden age of the short story in English, approx 1880 - 1930. Since 2005 he has been touring the UK with the The M R James Project, a series of solo performances which bring to life the masterpieces of the father of the English Ghost Story.