All I ask is the possibility of love!
Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein's bewildered creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker. Meeting with cruelty wherever he goes, and increasingly desperate and vengeful, he determines to track.down his creator and strike a terrifying deal.
I followed nature into her lair, and stripped her of her secrets! I brought torrents of light to a darkening world! Is that wrong?
Urgent concerns of scientific responsibility, parental neglect, cognitive development and the nature of good and evil are embedded within this thrilling and deepry disturbing classic gothic tale.
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, adapted for the stage by Nick Dear, premiered at the National Theatre, London, in February 2011
Location and Parking
The Bayou Theater is located at University of Houston-Clear Lake, in the Bayou Building, Atrium I, Level 2. Enter the Bayou Building through the main doors located at the front (Spiritus Mundi sculpture) or the back (Patio Cafe). Proceed down the hall and you will see the Atrium I garden. You can take the stairs in the atrium or the elevators to Level 2. The box office and theater entrance is located at the top of the stairs.
Parking is free in the Student Lot D starting one hour before the show. Parking is not permitted in employee lots or in reserved spaces. All employee parking lots are enforced 24/7. At all other times, visitors will need to park in Visitor’s Lot R. Follow event parking signage on campus for directors to Student Lot D.