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A new adaptation of Frankenstein set to thrill Bury St Edmunds audiences

Ben Warwick stars as Frankenstein
Ben Warwick stars as Frankenstein

Blackeyed Theatre have built a reputation as one of the most innovative and creative companies in the UK and their latest show Frankenstein looks to enhance their acclaim.

Featuring live music, puppetry and ensemble storytelling this thrilling adaptation of Mary Shelley’s gothic novel comes to the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds between Tuesday, March 7 and Thursday 9.

The classic story sees young scientist Victor Frankenstein obsess in the pursuit of nature’s secret, the elixir of life itself.

But nothing can prepare him for what he creates.

So begins a gripping life or death adventure taking him to the ends of the earth and beyond.

Frankenstein comes from the same team behind Blackeyed Theatre’s hugely successful 2013 production of Dracula.

Taking on the role of Victor Frankenstein is Ben Warwick, whose wealth of theatre experience includes seasons at The National Theatre, Theatre Royal York, Royal Theatre Northampton, Watford Palace, The Orange Tree and The Soho Theatre.

Adapted by John Ginman, this brand new adaptation is suitable for ages 11 and above.

For tickets and further details please call the box office on 01284 769505 or visit www.theatreroyal.org.

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