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Frankenstein Live!

Frankenstein Live: Operating in the 19th Century

Series 1, Episode 3

Frankenstein Live: Operating in the 19th Century

In 1822 a stage version of Frankenstein coincided with theatre of a different kind: the establishment of a female operating theatre in one of London's oldest hospitals. This unique insight into the horrors of the time survives to this day. Join the staff from the Old Operating Theatre Meseum and discover that fact is more terrifying than a work of fiction.

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