Manual Cinema's Frankenstein

A live multimedia retelling of the thrilling gothic tale

Live on stage... love, loss, and creation merge in unexpected ways in this thrilling classic gothic tale conceived by Manual Cinema.

In a special world premiere presentation, internationally-renowned multimedia company Manual Cinema stitches together the classic story of Frankenstein with Mary Shelley’s own biography to create an unexpected story about the beauty and horror of creation. Manual Cinema combines handmade shadow puppetry, cinematic techniques, and innovative sound and music to create immersive visual stories for stage and screen.

TO PURCHASE TICKETS + REGISTER FOR THE HALLOWEEN LINE DANCING CLASS, CLICK HERE!

Learn more about the devising process in behind the scenes interviews with Manual Cinema Artistic Directors here.

“…impossible to look away”
Daily Beast Frankenstein, January 2019

“…an experience like none other…ingenious”
Exeunt NYC Frankenstein, January 2019

“a complex visual treat…impressive in scope and execution, entertaining, and (especially if you’ve never seen Manual Cinema before) absolutely fascinating to watch.”
Karen Topham, Chicago On Stage, ★★★★ Highly Recommended Frankenstein, November 2018

Friday 10/18/2019
7:30pm
In Advance: $20
At Door: $25

This engagement of Manual Cinema's Frankenstein is made possible through the ArtsCONNECT program of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation with support from the National Endowment for the Arts.

...dedicated to presenting and fostering quality arts, which inspire, enrich, educate and entertain people of all ages.
Lake Placid Center for the Arts

The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is a year-round performing and visual Arts Facility.  Located in the Adirondack Park of Northern New York, the LPCA consistently presents arts of the highest caliber in music, dance and theatre performances, film exhibitions and visual arts presentations. 

In addition, the Arts Center provides special arts-in education programs, workshops and residencies for aspiring and renowned artists.

The Arts Center is the home of the Lake Placid School of Ballet, LPCA Children's Theatre, Community Theatre Players, as well as the Summer home of the Lake Placid Sinfonietta.

Upcoming Events
02/19/20 - 03:30pm to 05:30pm

For Ages 8 - 12

02/19/20 - 06:00pm

Sharpen your ceramics skills

02/20/20 - 03:30pm to 04:30pm

For Ages 7 - 8

01/09/20 to 02/22/20

Opening Reception: Thursday, January 9 from 5 PM to 7 PM

Enewsletter Signup

From weekly events to workshop announcements, our E-Newsletters keep you updated and informed on all things LPCA.

17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid, NY 12946
Website Development by