debuted at the Hollywood Theater in Pittsburgh in August of 2011 is returning
on May 19th, 2012.
Officially celebrating the 30th
Anniversary of Frank Henenlotter’s cult horror film classic, Basket Case, released in 1982, the movie tells the story of a young
man who carries his deformed conjoined twin brother in a large basket while
seeking vengeance on the doctors who separated them against their will.
After this special screening, Basket Case actress Beverly Bonner will
present her live play Casey----30
Years Later! A hilarious follow up to the
film, this play serves as a perfect way to catch up with beloved Casey character.
Join Casey and her senior 'Ladies of the
Night’ and other crazy fun characters for an evening you'll never forget. After the show join Ms. Bonner and her fellow
cast mates for a Q/A session and find out more about her acting career, her
comedy, and her life since Casey.
Beverly has become a mainstay for Basket Case director Frank Henenlotter and has
appeared in all of his films, the Basket
Case trilogy, Frankenhooker,
Brain Damage, and his most recent film, Bad Biology. She is a
comedian, actress, playwright, producer, and director and has become a fan
favorite at horror conventions and appearances over the years. In addition to her role as Casey in the
“Basket Case” series, Ms. Bonner has appeared in more than 45 stage plays and
many television appearances. On stage,
most notably featured in the long running “Women
Behind Bars” with the late actor, Divine.
Bonner wrote, produced and directed her television shows, “The Beverly Bonner Show” and “Beverly Bonner’s Laugh Track” which
ran in New York, Los Angeles and Detroit for several years.
Consider yourself cordially invited to celebrate the 30th
Anniversary of one of horror's timeless classics and join Casey for
a night of stories that would make Belial blush. Website:
The Hollywood Theater is located at 1449
Potomac Avenue in the borough of Dormont (Pittsburgh, PA 15216).
Ample free metered parking is available on street or in public lots on
Espy and Glenmore Avenues. Visit www.thehollywooddormont.org for more
30 Years Later!
Saturday, May 19th,
Doors Open at 6:30pm
- $15.00 in advance and $20 at the door. Veterans/seniors/students - $10.
VIP Admission - $25.