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  • Playwright

    Michael West 

  • Adapted / Translated From

    Mary Shelley

  • Adapted From Notes

    Adapted from Mary Shelley's 1818 novel, Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus.

  • Synopsis

    This adaptation of Mary Shelley’s classic re-imagines Victor Frankenstein as a gene-splicing molecular biologist who creates human life from his own DNA, with catastrophic results.

  • Play Type


    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


Original Production

Original Cast  
Performer Louis Lovett
Production Team  
Director Muireann Ahern
Producer Jeanine MacQuarrie
Stage Manager Tara Furlong
Stage Manager Clare Howe
Production Manager Lisa Mahony
Make-Up Consultant Lorraine McCrann
Sculptural Works Artfx Dublin
Sculptural Works Matthew Kennedy
Sculptural Works Ger Clancy
Costume Designer Liadain Kaminska Ní Bhraonáin
Ingénieur Jack Phelan
Composer & Sound Designer Dunk Murphy
Lighting Designer Sarah Jane Shiels
Set Designer Ger Clancy
Photography Ros Kavanagh

Unpublished Scripts

Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Tracy Elliston, Judy Daish Associates Ltd

  • Address

    2 St Charles Place
    London W10 6EG

  • Phone

    + 44 20 8964 8811

  • Email


  • Website


Source Of Information

The information for this listing was taken from the play's original production programme.