Love, loss, and creation merge in unexpected ways in this thrilling classic gothic tale conceived by Manual Cinema.
In a special world premiere presentation, internationally-renowned multimedia company Manual Cinema stitches together the classic story of Frankenstein with Mary Shelley’s own biography to create an unexpected story about the beauty and horror of creation. Manual Cinema combines handmade shadow puppetry, cinematic techniques, and innovative sound and music to create immersive visual stories for stage and screen.
Learn more about the devising process in behind the scenes interviews with Manual Cinema Artistic Directors here.
“…impossible to look away”
Daily Beast Frankenstein, January 2019
“…an experience like none other…ingenious”
Exeunt NYC Frankenstein, January 2019
“a complex visual treat…impressive in scope and execution, entertaining, and (especially if you’ve never seen Manual Cinema before) absolutely fascinating to watch.”
Karen Topham, Chicago On Stage, ★★★★ Highly Recommended Frankenstein, November 2018