Is He Dead?

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2010 © USC School of Dramatic Arts

McClintock Theatre

By Mark Twain
Adapted by David Ives
Directed by Michael Keenan

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This comedy has a young painter of genius, in love but in debt to a villainous picture- dealer, fake his own death to achieve success while passing himself off as his own sister. Now a rich “widow,” he must find a way to get out of a dress, return to life, and marry the woman he loves.