Danny Boyle's Frankenstein: Encore HD Screening of the Play
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The last date listed for Frankenstein was Saturday January 18, 2014 / 2:00pm.
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See rare and illuminating films from the '60s as well as Ric Burns' four-hour documentary on Andy Warhol during Symphony Space's Sleeping Around Festival. As part of their exploration of New York hotels, the event's film portion includes screenings of Warhol's Vinyl and Chelsea Girls, Paul Morrissey's Trash, footage of The Velvet Underground and Nico rehearsing in the Factory, in addition to the fascinating Burns documentary. Please see the full description for times and film summaries. Learn More
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“A thrill … the most viscerally exciting and stunning show in town.” -Daily Telegraph
“The actors complement each other perfectly.” _-Guardian_
“This is a memorable production and will doubtless be spoken of for years to come.” —Daily Mail
A new play by Nick Dear based on the novel by Mary Shelley
Performance Running Time: 2 hours (no intermission)
Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein’s bewildered creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker. Meeting with cruelty wherever he goes, the friendless Creature, increasingly desperate and vengeful, determines to track down his creator and strike a terrifying deal.
Urgent concerns of scientific responsibility, parental neglect, cognitive development and the nature of good and evil are embedded within this thrilling and deeply disturbing classic gothic tale.