Frankenstein

Year: 1975

Start Date: 23 September

End Date: 4 October

Production Company: Chesterfield Civic Theatre Ltd.

Genres

Thriller

Author: David Campton based on a story by Mary Shelley.

Director: Brian Howard

Company:

Michael Walkers Thom Delaney Marjorie Bland

Background to Production:

There have been 24 films – the first being the Thomas Edison version in 1910, and the most famous 1931 version starring Boris Karloff. This stage adaptation was first presented in 1959 when the cast included the author David Campton and also playwright Alan Aykbourn.

Items of Interest in the Programme:

Director’s Notes to the cast on the play and the character of Doctor Frankenstein, a man destroying himself. The great tragic figure of all time.

Other items / issues of interest:

Programme in general format for 1975-76 Season.