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Cambridge Greek Play 2019: Oedipus at Colonus - Chorus

14:30, Wed 16th October 2019 - Sat 19th October 2019 at Cambridge Arts Theatre
19:45, Wed 16th October 2019 - Sat 19th October 2019 at Cambridge Arts Theatre

One of Sophocles’ last works, Oedipus at Colonus explores the final days of the exiled Oedipus, old, blind and wandering. It is one of the greatest plays about old age, the bearing of life’s horror, and the transcendence of the ordinary. At the close of an extraordinary man's life, he will face betrayal from his loved ones. Directed by the award winning Dan Goldman, with original music and sound design by Alex Silverman and Xavier Velastin, the play will be in the ancient Greek with English surtitles.

The tradition of performing a Greek play in Cambridge goes back to 1882 and has profoundly influenced the very idea of the performability of ancient drama over the last century. Some of the best acting talent in the country was first showcased in the Cambridge Greek Play, most recently Tom Hiddleston (Orestes in Sophocles' Electra, 2001). This is a chance to be part of a great historical and theatrical tradition, to experiment with performing in another language and to work with a professional directorial and creative team.

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  • Debris - Intimacy Choreographer

    19:00, Tue 29th October 2019 - Sat 2nd November 2019 at Corpus Playroom

    "Like mushrooms, babies grow in rubbish." Dennis Kelly's debut play enters into the insane world of siblings Michael and Michelle. The play follows their dysfunctional relationships …

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