Arts Pick: Frankenstein

Jonny Lee Miller and Benedict Cumberbatch co-star in the Live in HD series' Frankenstein on Halloween night at the Paramount. Jonny Lee Miller and Benedict Cumberbatch co-star in the Live in HD series’ Frankenstein on Halloween night at the Paramount.

Look alive: What better time to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s misunderstood monster than Halloween? Frankenstein received high-def attention in the filming of Danny Boyle’s adaptation at London’s National Theatre in 2011. In this electrifying resurrection, shown as part of the Live in HD series, Benedict Cumberbatch stars as the infamous doctor and Jonny Lee Miller as his deformed, childlike creation—one who has a bone to pick with his cruel community.

Wednesday 10/31  $11-15, 7pm. The Paramount Theater, 215 E. Main St., Downtown Mall. 979-1333.

Posted In:     Arts

Previous Post

Beyond Bollywood: Samhita Sunya curates a film series that challenges stereotypes

Next Post

First Fridays: November 2



Our comments system is designed to foster a lively debate of ideas, offer a forum for the exchange of ad hoc information, and solicit honest, respectful feedback about the work we do. We’re glad you’re participating. Here are a few simple rules to follow, which should be relatively straightforward.

1) Don’t call people names or accuse them of things you cannot support.
2) Don’t direct foul language, racial slurs, or offensive terms at other commenters or our staff.
3) Don’t use the discussion on our site for commercial (or shameless personal) promotion.

We reserve the right to remove posts and ban commenters who violate any of the rules listed above, or the spirit of the discussion. We’re trying to create a safe space for a wide range of people to express themselves, and we believe that goal can only be achieved through thoughtful, sensitive editorial control.

If you have questions or comments about our policies or about a specific post, please send an e-mail to editor@c-ville.com.

Leave a Reply

avatar
  Subscribe  
Notify of