Frankenstein (Kelly)

by  Mary Shelley, Tim Kelly

Full Length Play, Drama  /  4m, 4f

"Thrills...laughs...true suspense." - Arizona Republic

"In Tim Kelly's thoughtful version of the classic tale, the results are surprisingly thought provoking and highly entertaining." - Palos Verdes News

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Frankenstein (Kelly)

by  Mary Shelley Tim Kelly

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    4m, 4f

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Victor Frankenstein, a brilliant young scientist, returns to his Swiss chateau to escape a terrible pursuer. No one can shake free the dark secret that terrifies him: not his mother, nor his fiancee, nor his best friend. Even the pleading of a gypsy girl accused of murdering Victor's younger brother falls on deaf ears, for Victor has brought into being a creature made from pieces of the dead. The creature tracks Victor to his sanctuary to demand a bride to share its loneliness. Against his better judgement, Victor agrees and soon the household is invaded by murder, despair and terror!
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"Thrills...laughs...true suspense." - Arizona Republic

"In Tim Kelly's thoughtful version of the classic tale, the results are surprisingly thought provoking and highly entertaining." - Palos Verdes News

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Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley

Tim Kelly

Kelly was born in Saugus, Massachusetts on October 2, 1932. He graduated from Emerson College with a bachelor's degree and received a masters degree in play-writing from Yale University. His first stage play was Widow's Walk, published in the 1960s. At the same time, three of his plays opened: A Darker Flo ...

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