Oedipus and Antigone
    By Sophocles, adaptation by Phil Willmott

    19:45, Tue 21st – Sat 25th October 2014 at ADC Theatre
    Michaelmas Week 2

    "Our city drowns in a tidal wave of disease and death that shows no mercy..."

    Thebes is cursed.

    In his luxurious palace, King Oedipus fights against fate to determine the reason for this punishment by the gods. However, he uncovers dark, disturbing truths unlike anything he could have imagined. Years later, his daughter Antigone battles for justice against her autocratic Uncle Creon, becoming a revolutionary in a city that has descended into poverty and chaos.

    The terrible fate of Oedipus, Antigone and their family unfolds in an evocative new production based on Sophocles' masterpiece. ‘Oedipus and Antigone’ is an unforgettable epic tragedy which follows a proud father and brave daughter battling the gods for survival. This ancient story echoes down the centuries and asks us to consider the role destiny plays in all our lives.


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