Dracula - Mina's Reckoning

VISITING SHOWS

Dracula - Mina's Reckoning

National Theatre of Scotland and Aberdeen Performing Arts in association with Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Dracula - Mina's Reckoning

Thu 05 Oct 2023 - Sat 07 Oct 2023

TICKET PRICE

£12.50 - £28.50

WHEN

THU 5 - SAT 7 OCT

Running Time: 2 hours and 10 mins (including 20min interval).

Age Recommendation: 14+ (contains scenes of violence, blood and frightening moments)

National Theatre of Scotland and Aberdeen Performing Arts in association with Belgrade Theatre, Coventry 
DRACULA: MINA’S RECKONING
THU 5 - SAT 7 OCT
 
Protect your loved ains fae the claws o a beast
 
Under the buzzing lights of a psychiatric hospital in Aberdeenshire in 1897, Mina Murray recounts her encounters with the most terrifying of beasts: Dracula. A throng of patients listen with bated breath as they are transported to a world where immortality and ultimate power is possible, even for women - but with terrible consequences...

Not for the faint- hearted, Morna Pearson’s adaptation of Bram Stoker’s classic tale is filled with her trademark humour and taste for the strange and grotesque. This breathtaking gothic production transposes the action to Scotland amid the wild beauty of the landscapes of the northeast which originally inspired the novel. With an all-women and non-binary ensemble cast we witness the addiction, intoxication, and empowerment of Mina.  

Miss this contemporary re-telling at your peril...
 
CREATIVE TEAM 
Based on the classic novel by Bram Stoker
Conceived by Morna Pearson and Sally Cookson
Story by Morna Pearson, Sally Cookson and Rosie Kellagher
Additional material devised by The Company
Written by Morna Pearson
Directed by Sally Cookson
 
Age Recommendation: 14+ (contains scenes of violence, blood and frightening moments)