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Frankenstein In Bath

June 16, 2016

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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until September 30, 2016

Celebrate the 200th anniversary of FRANKENSTEIN’s birth with an
atmospheric, theatrical walking tour of Bath. Show Of Strength Theatre
Company reveal the city’s forgotten role in shaping Mary Shelley’s
gothic masterpiece.

The summer of 1816 was extraordinary for many reasons, not least the
sequence of events that unfolded while Mary Shelley completed her
first draft of FRANKENSTEIN – in Bath. Revealing the dramas and
scandals underlying the creation of the novel, the tour takes visitors
on an adventure, retracing Mary Shelley’s footsteps and exploring
the extraordinary and unmarked locations where she lived – and wrote
her story.

Running nightly from the 16th June to the 30th September, brave
explorers will delve into a series of real life disasters that
unfolded during Mary’s time in the city. Discover the real reason
Mary Shelley came to Bath, and the secrets she and her infamous
companions were desperate to hide

Tours nightly: 16th June – 30th September 7.30 pm
•The Walk: Starts and Ends at Rebecca’s Fountain, Bath Abbey
•The Route: About 1 mile (75 mins) — all on the flat, with frequent pauses!
•Tickets: £8 cash only. No advance booking

Please contact us for private tours and large groups

7.30pm Tours run rain or shine


June 16, 2016
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