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Twain Comin’ Round the Bend

Highlights from the Metropolitan Playhouse’s Twainathon, a fun festival of performances inspired by the great American humorist (through January 28; $10 to $18; call 212-995-5302 for tickets and details).

  1. 1. The Report of My Death

    Adam Klasfeld re-creates the life of Samuel Clemens from published letters and stories, focusing on Clemens’s political leanings and difficult family life.

  2. 2. The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg

    Michael Bettencourt’s adaptation of Twain’s tale-with-a-twist about hypocrisy and greed.

  3. 3. Betwixt, Between & Betwain

    A musical in which five self-described troubadours sing, play instruments, and perform Twain stories like “The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County.”


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