The Mystery of Irma Vep ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email By Diane Mack Listen Listening... / New Orleans, La. – Charles Ludlam's classic farce, The Mystery of Irma Vep opens at Le Chat Noir, Friday October 8, 2010. Starring Ricky Graham and Varla Jean Merman. Performances run thru October 24, 2010. View the discussion thread.