9 Oct – If you happen to’re nonetheless within the temper for some ‘spook-tacular’ Halloween enjoyable when November rolls round, then this is perhaps one thing proper up your alley.
“Frankenstein 2039”, a musical that is tailored from Mary Shelley’s well-known gothic horror novel, “Frankenstein”, can be held over two weekends subsequent month in Malaysia.
Here is when and the place it’s going to be held:
Dates: 14 – 17 November, 21 – 24 November
Venue: GMBB, 2 Jalan Robertson, KL
Tickets are priced at RM70 every and might be bought at www.liverandlung.com/frankenstein
The musical is dropped at the stage by Liver&Lung, a theatre firm with Malaysian and British roots, who can be behind productions like “Sepet the Musical” and “Mahsuri and Different Peculiar Tales”.
With a run-time of 1.5 hours, “Frankenstein 2039”, set in a dystopian San Francisco, stars Liver&Lung co-founders Shafeeq Shajahan and Hannah Shields as ex-Fb worker Victor Frankenstein and the Creature, respectively. After Victory is dismissed for abusing person information, he embarks on an unorthodox technological experiment in a bid to create the right humanoid.
“There’s a cause why we’re nonetheless studying “Frankenstein” 200 years after its first publication,” mentioned Shields, who additionally wrote the difference, in a press assertion. “Questions across the limitations of scientific know-how, what it means to be human and the pursuit of excellent over evil bear growing significance as we enter the fourth technological revolution.”
In the meantime, Shafeeq said that “Frankenstein 2039 is Frankenstein reimagined for a digitally native viewers.” That is in reference to the truth that for the primary time in Malaysia, audiences will participate in a technologically interactive expertise, as Victor demonstrates his know-how to numerous ‘netizens’ of the dark-web.
Which means for those who’re a part of the viewers, you will get to take part at varied factors within the ‘experiment’ by way of a bespoke interface, supplying you with the chance to make selections that influence the story and discover the mysteries of a know-how that is aware of no bounds.
It will get higher, you will even get to indicate off your finest futuristic apparel as a result of they’re inviting everybody to come back dressed prefer it’s 2039! Time to search for these thigh excessive chrome boots. (That is what individuals put on sooner or later, proper?)