Granary Theatre

Presumption, or the Fate of Frankenstein

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.