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Frankenstein

Frankenstein

Date: 30 October 2021 - 06 November 2021

Every day

Location: Criterion Theatre Berkeley Rd S, Earlsdon, Coventry CV5 6EF

Time: 19:30 - 22:00

Cost: £12.50

It is Halloween season and here is a staging of one of the classic monster stories.

This production isn't a rehash of Boris Karloff's Universal Studios version, but a direct adaptation of Mary Shelley's Gothic novel for the stage. Victor Gialanella, the playwright, first brought this version to Broadway in 1981  and his adaptation of this classic tale of horror and suspense details the ill-fated experiments of Dr. Frankenstein as he attempts to fathom the secrets of life and death. Purchasing cadavers from unsavoury grave robbers, he gives life to a creature which is both powerful and terrifying, yet touchingly innocent... but there is a high price to be paid for attempting to play God.

Book tickets here.

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