Vamps After Midnite!
A 100 year-old burlesque show that closed after one performance? What could possibly go worng?
During the rainy summer of 1816, Mary Shelley and her lover (and future husband), Percy Bysshe Shelley, visited Lord Byron at the Villa Diodati by Lake Geneva in Switzerland. The weather was cold and dreary, so the group amused themselves by reading German ghost stories translated into French from the book Fantasmagoriana.
Byron proposed that they each write a ghost story, but he couldn't finish anything. His personal physician, John Polidori, took Byron's scraps and turned it into a novel: The
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