What impact does classic Gothic literature have upon contemporary society?
This one-act drama explores the evolution of the classic vampire myth, from its literary origins in John Polidori’s “The Vampyre,” through Bram Stoker’s “Dracula,” Anne Rice’s “Interview With A Vampire,” and concluding with Stephenie Meyer’s “Twilight.” An homage to four pivotal moments in the history of classic vampire literature, taken as a whole the play describes a complete, two century epic centering around the character of Aubrey Porlock.
See also: The Vampyres
February 16, 2010
The Alcazar, Cleveland Hts.
Cast: 3-13 possible actors (2-8 M, 1-6 W)
Genre: Satire, Suspense
Running Time: 60 min.