‘Young Frankenstein’February 21–March 1, 2020
“Young Frankenstein” is a musical with a book by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan and music and lyrics by Brooks. It is based on the 1974 comedy film of the same name written by Brooks and Gene Wilder and directed by Brooks, who has described it as his best film. It is a parody of the horror film genre, especially the 1931 Universal Pictures adaptation of Mary Shelley's “Frankenstein” and its 1939 sequel, “Son of Frankenstein.” The musical premiered on Broadway in fall 2007 and received several nominations during the 2008 award season.
Theatre-at-Tusculum is presenting “Young Frankenstein” through special arrangement with MTI.
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