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February 20, 2018 - March 10, 2018
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’s previous work:
“Fast paced, energetic and hilariously clever …the show is a credit to the genius minds of this creative team.” – Everything Theatre (The Complete Works of William Shakespeare [Abridged])
“A smashing production … stunning and highly energetic performances … absolute magic.” – RemoteGoat (The Complete Works of William Shakespeare [Abridged])
“A remarkable production … Full of life, energy and music” – The Upcoming (Vernon God Little)
“Boundless energy … a talented young ensemble.” – Londonist (Vernon God Little)