The Elephant Man

EMANPINS

Director – Ron Kamoen

“I am not an animal. I am a human being!” This play is based on the life of John Merrick, a horribly deformed man who lived in London in the late 19th Century. After being abandoned by the travelling freak show in which he had been exhibited, he was admitted to Whitechapel Hospital under the care of Dr. Frederick Treves. Merrick is given a permanent home in the hospital, where he learns more and more about society and human nature…