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My Soul is in Command: a tragi-comic musical creep show

Robert Carlton


Categories: Theater, Music, Storytelling

Dates: September 17, 2023 - September 22, 2023

Run Time: 45 mins

Venue: MAAS Cottage


Step into a mesmerizing world where the boundaries of reality blur, as “My Soul is in Command: a tragi-comic musical creep show” takes center stage. Conceived, written, and performed by Robert Carlton, with guidance from Jennifer Johnson, “My Soul is in Command…” invites you on a captivating journey of introspection and hilarity. Developed at Double Edge Theatre in Ashfield, Massachusetts, this performance weaves together elements of the absurd and the pathetic, transporting the audience into a realm of dark humor filled with unexpected emotions.

“My Soul is in Command…” offers a thrilling and thought-provoking experience. With Mr. Carlton’s magnetic presence, synth-infused melodies, and a perfect balance of groove and unease, this show is a must-see for anyone seeking an unforgettable night of entertainment.

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About the Artist

Robert Carlton is a company member at Double Edge Theatre in Ashfield, MA. Originally from the Main Line, Robert has worked and lived in Minneapolis, Philadelphia, and elsewhere.

Jennifer Johnson is an ensemble member and Co-artistic director at Double Edge Theatre.


  • Jennifer JohnsonGuidance Counselor

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