Poe’s Curse: A Spanish Puppet Thriller

Why We Recommend it

Based on three works of the celebrated American author of mysteries and the macabre, this puppet thriller performed by leading puppeteers from Spain is as frightening as it is endearing.



This show by Spanish theatre company Teatro Corsario tells the a story starring the famed author himself, who is thrown from one terror to another, and has to face villains such as a cat with black magic powers and a crazed, knife-wielding ape.

Founded in 1982, Teatro Corsario’s is known for their unusual interpretation of Spanish classics and modern puppet shows for adults, which have been seen by audiences all over the world.

The show will be performed in English with Chinese and English subtitles.


When: 12 Oct 2018 - 14 Oct 2018 Where: Sheung Wan Civic Centre – 345 Queen's Road Central – Sheung Wan