The Count of Monte Cristo
  • Edinburgh Fringe

A serial killer recounts his tale of revenge in this retelling of the classic novel. Written by Rhys John Edwards and performed by a talented cast from Cardiff University, this adaptation re-imagines Alexandre Dumas thriller as set in the poisonous world of investment bankers. Imprisoned murderer Edmond Dantes reflects on his past as a city trader framed for financial fraud, and his vengeful, brutal actions towards those that wronged him. Vast array of characters **** (Quench).