Everyone’s favorite 19th Century literary family gets the rock treatment from Washington DC’s hippest theatrical troupe. Secrets, rivalries, drugs and drama abound as conflicted siblings Charlotte, Emily, Anne and Branwell trade Victorian repression for rock-and-roll expression in this raucous show The Washington Post called “Sublime.…Delightful musical satire.” THE BRONTËS upends everything you thought you knew about the authors of Jane Eyre and Wuthering Heights -- in the most entertaining way possible!
Running Time: 90 minutes without intermission.
Event Type:  Full Production
Genre: Comedy, Experimental/Avant-Garde, History
"The coolness of Rick Springfield, the tenderness of The Bangles and the angst of Greenday..." - Usher Nonsense, July 2013
"Savagely Good. Theatrical punk rockers (with) high-powered theatrical chops.” - DC Theatre Scene, July 2012
"Just go already. You should know by now that, by universal consensus, Dizzy Miss Lizzie are alchemical rock n' roll magic geniuses, and there's no reason to miss them." - Washington City Paper, July 2012
07/18/ 2012 - The Washington Post: Review: ‘The Brontes’ at the Capital Fringe Festival is a delightful musical satire
07/08/2013 - StageBuddy.com: Behind the Scenes of "Brontes" at NYMF