Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Doors at 6:30 pm
Show at 7:30 pm
All Ages / Bar with I.D.
STG Presents Manual Cinema - Frankenstein at The Moore Theatre on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 as a part of our 2019-2020 performing arts season. Tickets purchased for the originally scheduled April 1, 2020 show will be honored for entry!
Love, loss, and creation merge in unexpected ways in this thrilling classic gothic tale conceived by Manual Cinema. Stories of Mary Shelley, Victor Frankenstein, and his Monster expose how the forces of family, community, and education shape personhood—or destroy it by their absence.
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.
Court Theatre presented the world premiere of Frankenstein in Chicago, November 2018. Frankenstein had its New York premiere at The Public Theatre’s Under the Radar Festival in January 2019.
Photo Credit: Michael Brosilow