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Until October 28, 2018

Mary Shelley's classic brought back to life

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Frankenstein Reimagined

Robert Kauzlaric and Paul S. Holmquist present a brand new adaptation of Mary Shelley's horror classic. Doctor Frankenstein is replaced by Victoria, a woman who retreats into the darkest corner of her mind when she loses somebody close to her. She draws on her deep despair to create a terrible monster, but she has no idea at the havoc it will reap.

This isn't the first time that Kauzlaric and Holmquist have given a classic work a new spin. In 2007 lifeline staged their adaptation of the Island of Dr. Moreau, which transformed H G Wells tale into an ambitiously staged, psychedelic thriller, and went on to win the Non-equity Jeff Award for Best Play.

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Previews from: 7 September 2018

Opening night: 20 September 2018

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Based on the novel by Mary Shelley
Adapted by Robert Kauzlaric
Directed by Paul S. Holmquist

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