Frankenreads, presented by the School of English, University College Cork.
An International Celebration of the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein.
Join us on Friday 2nd November for a staged reading of R.B. Peake’s 1823 classic adaptation: “Presumption, or the Fate of Frankenstein”, based on Mary Shelley’s iconic novel.
Dr. Victor Frankenstein, driven by the mad dream of creating his own creature, experiments with alchemy and science to build a monster stitched together from dead remains. Once the creature becomes a living breathing articulate entity, it turns on its maker.
This event is free of charge.
Doors open at 4.40pm. Reading begins at 5pm.