Thrill Me: The Leopold and Loeb Story
Jul 28, 2017 - Aug 19, 2017
This haunting musical offers the chilling true story of the legendary duo who committed one of the most infamous and heinous crimes of the twentieth century.
Focusing on their obsessive relationship and utilizing Leopold’s 1958 parole hearing as a framework, THRILL ME reveals the series of events in 1924 Chicago that led about-to-be law students Leopold and Loeb to be forever remembered as “the thrill killers.” Nathan Leopold was passionate about Richard Loeb, who was passionate about crime and excitement. But soon their perfect crime unraveled due to a careless mistake. Or was it so careless?