Though created 80 years apart, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and Bram Stoker’s Dracula are pop-cultural close cousins. Their gothic bond was forged in 1931, when each received its own horror flick treatment, with Boris Karloff cast as the monster born from the dead and Bela Lugosi as the vampire that would not die. Since then, the works have been satirized, sexualized, analyzed and animated. And... Read more
Classic Stage Company continues its 2019-2020 season with Tristan Bernays' new adaptation of the classic gothic horror Frankenstein, based on the novel by Mary Shelley.
This production plays in repertory at CSC with Kate Hamill's new adapatation of Dracula, based on the novel by Bram Stoker. For tickets to Dracula, click here.
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A thrilling new repertory cycle will bring to life two legendary Gothic nightmares, Dracula and Frankenstein. Widely known as a pair of macabre fantasies about blood-sucking vampires and man-made monsters, these chilling stories more truly scratch at the fundamental human fears of love and betrayal, while exposing the even truer horrors of basic human nature.