Burn Bright Theatre return to the Space this Spring with a visceral, feminist new version of Mary Shelley’s¬†Frankenstein.
A brilliant scientist. An extraordinary imagination. A boundary that shouldn’t be crossed.
In the darkness of night, Elizabeth¬†Frankenstein¬†manages the unthinkable – creating sentient life.
As the resulting monster is shunned by her maker, she is cast out into the¬†violent and unfeeling world beyond. But a terrible chain of murder and horror is unleashed, both creation and creator must come face to face in a final, terrible showdown.
Featuring our trademark brand of ensemble theatre and live music, ideas of gender and power are brought to life in a new retelling of history’s greatest horror story.
Praise for Burn Bright Theatre‚Äôs previous work:
“Fast paced, energetic and hilariously clever …the show is a¬†credit to the genius minds of this creative team.”¬†‚Äď Everything Theatre (The Complete Works of William Shakespeare [Abridged])
“A smashing production … stunning and highly energetic performances … absolute magic.”¬†‚Äď RemoteGoat (The Complete Works of William Shakespeare [Abridged])
“A remarkable production … Full of life, energy and music‚ÄĚ ‚Äď The Upcoming (Vernon God Little)
“Boundless energy … a talented young ensemble.” ‚Äď Londonist (Vernon God Little)
Running Time: 90 minutes
Contains mild horror themes and moments of violence