Mr Cushing + Mr Lee - The Gentlemen of Horror

My Own Private Submarine

Performances ran 18th - 19th Oct 2014

When they first worked together in The Curse of Frankenstein and Dracula, Peter Cushing was one of Britain’s most famous actors, while Christopher Lee was unknown. For the next 25 years, they killed each other again and again and became firm friends.


As Lee became internationally famous, Cushing gradually retired into quiet obscurity. Yet neither quite lost their taste for blood….