Current Productions Frankenstein in Bath - back for 2017

Frankenstein in Bath, Back for 2017

more genuine Gothic horror than her novel… enthralling” — Theatre Bath

fascinating… I was spellbound… very good value” — Trip Advisor 5*

captivating, breathtaking” — Listomania, Bath

Eastenders with posh people and poetry!” — Jonathan Rowe

Back for 2017 with a clutch of 5* reviews, FRANKESTEIN IN BATH traces Mary Shelley’s footsteps as she wrote her gothic masterpiece in the city in the autumn and winter of 1816/17. It also reveals the real life disasters that unfolded all around her. FRANKENSTEIN IN BATH takes you to the places where this forgotten story happened: where Mary Shelley lived, where she wrote, and where she kept her dark secrets.

  • 2017 performances: 1 July – 30 September 2017
  • Wed-Sat 6.30pm, Sunday 4.30pm
  • The Walk: Start point/meet outside Abbey Hotel, North Parade, Bath BA1 1LF
  • The Route: About 1 mile (75 mins) — all on the flat, with frequent pauses!
  • Tickets: £8 cash only at the walk, no need to book.
    Advance booking via Visit Bath (01225 322 442)

FRANKENSTEIN IN BATH is the winner of Best Live Performance in the Creative Bath Awards

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Photos from Frankenstein in Bath performances

Photos: Zuleika Henry

Frankenstein in Bath Winner of Best Live performance

Winner of Best Live performance, Creative Bath Awards 2017

Delighted to win Best Live Performance at the Creative Bath awards for FRANKENSTEIN IN BATH.

A powerful commitment and presence in Bath. Their performances are spellbinding and thought-provoking. And we praise their campaign for a blue plaque for Frankenstein author Mary Shelley”

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Current Productions TREASURE ISLAND Story Walk - back for August

Treasure Island Story Walk Bristol Docks

21 August – 3 September

What’s a pirate’s favourite cheese? — Cheddaaaaaaaar!

Our half term story walk was such a success it’s back for the summer holidays. Here’s what our audiences said:

Wonderful entertainment …thoroughly recommend”
Thrilling story-telling, enjoyed by all ages”
The story walk is terrific”

So join us for the perfect family in the place where it all began: Bristol Docks

See hidden caves and spy holes, and discover the dark and dirty deeds of Long John Silver, Blind Pew, and a host of pirates and buccaneers!

One hour, suitable for age 8+

Times/prices/details on the flier »

Starts at: Merchant Venturers Almshouses, jct King St/Prince St BS1 4DT
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But remember, “Them that die’ll be the lucky ones…”


Gerard Cooke & Nadia Williams, pic Zuleika Henry

In association with the Long John Silver Trust’s Treasure Island Trail
www.longjohnsilvertrust.co.uk

Mary Shelley in Bath

To mark the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, Sheila Hannon, has researched, written and produced a new theatrical walking tour of Bath, where much of the novel was written. She shares here some insights into the city’s significant role in the development of Shelley’s classic work.

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