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An Iliad

July 14, 2021 - August 6, 2021 Under the Tent at Walker Farm Back to Shows & Events
An Iliad

AN ILIAD

By Lisa Peterson and Denis O'Hare
Based on Homer's The Iliad, translated by Robert Fagles

The eternal, enchanting power of storytelling comes to life in this gripping adaptation of Homer’s classic. A solitary storyteller on a bare stage throws us right into the midst of conflict where heroes and countries clash in a quest for power and glory. In this vibrant retelling, the Trojan War and the present day are set side by side as the excitement of an ancient tale is catapulted into an intimate, urgent, and spellbinding story for today.

Curtain Times

Previews Wednesday 7/14 & Thursday 7/15 at 7:30pm
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday Evenings at 7:30 pm
Sunday Matinees at 3:00 pm
Wednesday Matinees at 2:00 pm

Details

$50-74. Does not include sales tax.

Cast

Starring *David Bonanno as The Poet
Featuring The Weston Young Company as The Muses

 

Creative Team

Director - Meredith McDonough
Composer - Jenny Giering
Choreographer - Felicity Stiverson
Music Director/Muse - Yan Li
AEA Production Stage Manager - *Tina Shackleford
Production Assistant - Marua Wetzel
Scenic Designer - Lex Liang
Costume Designer - Kathleen Geldard
Lighting Designer - Mark Barton
Sound Designer - Sharath Patel
 

*Member of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors
and Stage Managers