England’s Hammer Film Productions was the premier stylist of 1950s-70s horror films in ravishing Technicolor.
Explore and discuss the legends, screenplays and top British casts in four delicious thrillers, three of which are rarely seen anywhere.
- Session 1: Horror of Dracula
Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee, masters of the macabre, are Dr. Van Helsing and Count Dracula in Terence Fisher’s gorgeous big-budget 1957 terror classic with Melissa Stribling.
- Session 2: The Evil of Frankenstein
Cushing returns as Baron von Frankenstein who revives the creature preserved in ice, in Freddie Francis’ elegant 1964 production. With Katy Wild as the mute deaf girl.
- Session 3: Dr. Jekyll and Sister Hyde
In Victorian London, scientist Ralph Bates injects himself with female hormones and turns into Hammer scream queen Martine Beswick, in Roy Ward Baker’s wicked lost 1971 thriller.
- Session 4: The Phantom of the Opera
Herbert Lom stars in the third remake (1962) of Gaston Leroux’s classic as the madman composer living in the opera house cellar. Terence Fisher directs, with Michael Gough and Heather Sears.
Kurt Brokaw is an associate teaching professor at The New School, senior film critic of The Independent and author of A Night In Transylvania: The Dracula Scrapbook.
If you have any questions or need assistance with your registration please call Customer Service at 212.415.5500 during our Hours of Operation.
If you prefer, you can order your tickets and class enrollments by calling Customer Service at 212.415.5500 during our Hours of Operation, using Visa, MasterCard or American Express. You can also place your order by fax, by mail, or in person at our Box Office on Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street.
About 92Y YourStage
92Y YourStage provides a venue for independent curators, performers, and educators to mount a professional production. Yourstage events are confirmed once they meet a threshold for ticket sales by a certain date.
YourStage events that are ON have been confirmed; PENDING events need to generate more ticket sales; If an event fails to generate enough ticket sales, the event will be CALLED OFF, and all ticket holders will be refunded.
Get to the front of the line!
Priority registration puts you at the front of the line to register for courses and events for an upcoming semester.
Eligible patrons will be able to order priority registration online.
Who is eligible for priority registration?
Individuals who have participated in 92nd Street Y programs over the past year in selected program areas, participants in certain memberships, and those who have made contributions of $500 or more to 92Y, are eligible to register for programs before they become available to the general public.
How do I know if I qualify?
Patrons that qualify for Priority Registration will receive packets in the mail explaining how to purchase online. Priority registration is normally mailed 2-3 weeks before a catalog is available. Registration information includes your Patron ID#. You can use this ID# to setup your login information online. This will allow you to register early for a course or event. Please note: if you receive a packet, you are only eligible to priority register for the programs covered in your packet.
Priority Registration Support
To find out if you are eligible for priority registration, don't have your Patron ID#, or having difficulty ordering online, please call 212.415.5500 or email.