A musical adaptation for the digital age
14-17, 21-24 NOVEMBER
GMBB, KUALA LUMPUR
San Francisco, 2039. Trump is serving his sixth term as president, Amazon have purchased Greenland and gun ownership is mandatory for all US citizens.
Victor Frankenstein is a loyal Facebook employee until he is dismissed for abusing user data. Undeterred from his quest for knowledge, Victor embarks on an unorthodox technological experiment in a bid to create the perfect humanoid.
YOU HAVE A VOICE
Frankenstein 2039 is a digital experience, where audiences will interact with the play via a web-app. Your comments will be broad-casted live and your votes will influence the narrative's course of action.
Liver&Lung presents Frankenstein 2039, a stage adaptation of Mary Shelley's famous Gothic horror novel. Frankenstein 2039 promises a terrifying exploration of the limitations of scientific technology, the essence of the human condition and the pursuit of good over evil.
Shafeeq Shajahan as Frankenstein
Hannah Shields as The Creature
Written by Hannah Shields
Directed by Shafeeq Shajahan
Designed by Daniel Adams
Music by Shafeeq Shajahan and Darren Luke