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Baltimore Rock Opera Society turns to ‘pure B-horror’ for its latest original production, ‘Incredibly Dead!’

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Baltimore Rock Opera Society turns to B-horror for its latest original production, ‘Incredibly Dead!’
Cover for “Incredibly Dead!” courtesy of Baltimore Rock Opera Society

Having previously acted in two Baltimore Rock Opera Society shows,”Incredibly Dead!” co-director Mike Ziccardi was familiar with the ensemble’s costume design and decorating prowess when he and his co-creators unveiled the gore-filled script. Even so, he worried that it might be difficult to simulate dismemberment in front of a live audience.

He was happy to be proven wrong.

“It was show-ready,” he says, describing the moment when gore designer Amanda Boutwell showed him how they could replicate limb-separation on-stage. In fact, the combination of costumes, props and replica blood “looks exactly like it did when we talked about it a year ago,” Ziccardi says.

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