Frankenstein Among the Dead

Recommended for High Schools

Frankenstein Among the Dead

adapted by Laramie Dean from the novel by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Thunder and lightning tear apart the night sky while two young women explore the story of Frankenstein

 About 95 minutes
Act 1: 55 minutes, Act 2: 40 minutes

Times given are approximate and do not include intermissions/scene changes/breaks


 23
8 M | 7 W | 8 Any Gender


Simple set


 81 pages

Drama Classical Adaptation Mystery
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Thunder and lightning tear apart the night sky while two young women explore the story of Frankenstein: Mary Shelley, who wrote the original novel, and Elsa, mysterious and determined to learn Mary’s secrets, including the most important of all… how to bring the dead to life.

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