Dramatized by Tim Kelly from the classic by Mary Shelley

The Belfrey Theatre, Wellington, Shropshire

July 1995


Based on Mary Shelley’s novel, “Frankenstein” tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a promising young doctor who, devastated by the death of his mother during childbirth, becomes obsessed with bringing the dead back to life. His experiments lead to the creation of a monster, which Frankenstein has put together with the remains of corpses. It’s not long before Frankenstein regrets his actions. Written by Robert McElwaine

(Photos – Courtesy of Iain Wilson)

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Director- Neil Hunter
Stage Manager – Mark Dunne
Assistant Stage Managers – Lee Griffin, Andy Eastment
Lighting Design/Operation – Rory Hunter
Sound Design/Operation – Mick W Long
Props – Chris Simmons
Costume – Annie Savage
Make-Up – Chris Simmons


Victor Frankenstein a scientist – Keith Appleby
Henry Clerval, scientist, Victor’s friend – Tony Stevens
The Creature, a created man – Iain Wilson
Sophie – Housekeeper – Margaret Leigh
Ernst – Inspector of Police – Andy Reed
Frau Frankenstein, Victor’s mother – Margaret Perry
Justine, a gipsy girl – Nicola Carter-Tate
Elisabeth, Victor’s fiancee – Clare McTrustery

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