comscore Masterful ‘Elephant Man’ has message for today | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Hawaii News

Masterful ‘Elephant Man’ has message for today

  • COURTESY PHOTO BY ERICH STEINWANDT

    Therese Olival, Rob Duval (center) and Paul Mitri enact a scene in which John Merrick meets Mrs. Kendal, an actress, in “The Elephant Man” at Manoa Valley Theatre.

Thanks to Sherlock Holmes, Jack the Ripper and Robert Louis Stevenson’s “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,” modern audiences slip easily into the shadowy, foreboding Victorian London that is the setting of Bernard Pomerance’s “The Elephant Man,” playing at Manoa Valley Theatre through Dec. 4. Read more

Scroll Up