Theatre Works and Don't Look Away Present


20 July 2017 - 29 July 2017

In 2017 Theatre Works is thrilled to present the work of Director Phil Rouse with his production of Lally Katz’ FRANKENSTEIN.

Premiering at Sydney Theatre Company in 2008, FRANKENSTEIN was nominated for a Queensland Premier’s Award for Best Drama Script. ‘An absorbing and thought-provoking take on a very familiar classic, and an excellent example of experimental theatre’ (Australian Stage). Rouse’s production will be a dark, yet moving portrayal of one of horrors most iconic creations.

FRANKENSTEIN is supported by a professionally written learning resource. Contact Theatre Works to tailor a show and resource package to suit your needs.

As featured on VCE English Text List 2017.

Running time 65 minutes (excluding Post Show Q&A)

Victorian Premiere

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Please note: all 2017 productions can be accompanied by Question and Answer Sessions with the artists. To book a pre or post-show session please contact us.


Lally Katz


Phil Rouse


Martelle Hunt

Lighting Design

Richard Whitehouse


Chantelle Jamieson

As The Creature

Michael McStay

As Victor Frankenstein

The play was originally commissioned and first produced at the Wharf 2 Theatre by Sydney Theatre Company, and directed by Ralph Myers, as part of the Wharf 2LOUD program.