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Christopher Ryan (top) as Dr. Frankenstein and Cory English as the hunchback Igor in "Young Frankenstein"

“Young Frankenstein” Is Another Monster Hit for the Durham Performing Arts Center

An outrageously over-the-top big-screen comedy-turned-stage musical, “Young Frankenstein” savagely satirizes the now-familiar Frankenstein story, first told in Mary Shelley’s classic Gothic horror novel “Frankenstein, or The Modern Prometheus” (1818) and subsequently retold in countless celluloid versions, most of them cheesier than the whole State of Wisconsin.