Mel Brooks Musical, YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN from April 11th to 14th and April 18th to 21st, 2013 at the Al Green Theatre, 720 Spadina Avenue at the corner of Bloor and Spadina. Evening performances begin at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees are at 2:00pm.
On the tails of its recent theatrical successes of “Mambo Italiano”, “Man of La Mancha”, and “It’s a Wonderful Life”, Alexander Showcase Theatre’s new musical production is sure to be a monster hit!
The hilarious story of Dr. Frankenstein’s grandson, Frederick, who after years of living down the family reputation, inherits granddad’s castle and is drawn into repeating the experiments of old. This new musical, based on Mel Brooks’ comedy masterpiece, takes the old legend to a new, wicked level!
Follow brilliant young Dr. Frankenstein (that’s Fronkensteen) as he leaves his “adorable madcap fiancée” Elizabeth in New York City and journeys to Transylvania. Meet Frau Blucher, whose loyalty to Grandfather Victor von Frankenstein knows no end because “He Vas My Boyfriend”. Join the lovable hunchback, Igor (that’s Eye-gor) and the yodelling bombshell, Inga, for a “Roll In Ze Hay”. Watch Frederick bring his creation to life with devilish dancing, show-stopping songs and uproarious results!
The New MEL BROOKS Musical YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN is lab tested and scientifically guaranteed to be electrifyingly exuberant entertainment!
“From cult-classic film to Toronto’s stage – Young Frankenstein dazzles while hitting the right spot on your funny bone”
Read more at Mooney On Theatre Blog
“Literally – you lose all ability to breath during this show, because start to finish all jokes are delivered perfectly. You just don’t stop laughing.”
Read more at Broadway World
“The stand-out cast did a splendid job with this zany horror story set to music.”
Read more at Life with More Cowbell Blog