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Tuesday 10/16
at 7:30 pm

Frankenstein – Playing with Fire

Presented by Guthrie Theater

Wurtele Thrust Stage

818 South 2nd Street Minneapolis, MN 55415

$29 - $78

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Tuesday, October 16 7:30 pm
2018-10-16 19:30:002018-10-16 19:30:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
Wednesday, October 17 1:00 pm
2018-10-17 13:00:002018-10-17 13:00:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
Wednesday, October 17 7:30 pm
2018-10-17 19:30:002018-10-17 19:30:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
  • Captioned
Thursday, October 18 7:30 pm
2018-10-18 19:30:002018-10-18 19:30:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
Friday, October 19 7:30 pm
2018-10-19 19:30:002018-10-19 19:30:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
  • ASL interpreted
Saturday, October 20 1:00 pm
2018-10-20 13:00:002018-10-20 13:00:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
  • Post-show discussion
Saturday, October 20 7:30 pm
2018-10-20 19:30:002018-10-20 19:30:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
Sunday, October 21 1:00 pm
2018-10-21 13:00:002018-10-21 13:00:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
  • Post-show discussion
Wednesday, October 24 10:30 am
2018-10-24 10:30:002018-10-24 10:30:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
Wednesday, October 24 7:30 pm
2018-10-24 19:30:002018-10-24 19:30:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
Thursday, October 25 10:30 am
2018-10-25 10:30:002018-10-25 10:30:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
Thursday, October 25 7:30 pm
2018-10-25 19:30:002018-10-25 19:30:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
Friday, October 26 7:30 pm
2018-10-26 19:30:002018-10-26 19:30:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro
Saturday, October 27 7:30 pm
2018-10-27 19:30:002018-10-27 19:30:00America/ChicagoFrankenstein – Playing with FireAdapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination. Twin Cities metro

Past performances

Saturday, September 15 7:30 pm
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Sunday, September 16 7:00 pm
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Tuesday, September 18 7:30 pm
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Wednesday, September 19 7:30 pm
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Thursday, September 20 7:30 pm
  • Preview
Friday, September 21 7:30 pm
Saturday, September 22 7:30 pm
Sunday, September 23 7:00 pm
Tuesday, September 25 7:30 pm
  • Post-show discussion
Wednesday, September 26 1:00 pm
Wednesday, September 26 7:30 pm
Thursday, September 27 7:30 pm
Friday, September 28 7:30 pm
Saturday, September 29 1:00 pm
Saturday, September 29 7:30 pm
Sunday, September 30 1:00 pm
  • Post-show discussion
 
Drama

Adapted by Minnesota playwright Barbara Field from Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (celebrating its 200th anniversary this year), this captivating retelling of the classic tale imagines a meeting between a dying Frankenstein and his creation in the Arctic Circle. As Frankenstein prepares to right his greatest wrong by confronting the Creature, scenes from their past are replayed and the line between good and evil is debated, revealing a powerful and agonizing question that interrogates the ethical limits of science and human imagination.