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Antigonick -- and -- The Fragments of Sappho
Taffety Punk Theatre Co at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
Washington, DC
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Antigonick -- and -- The Fragments of Sappho
Taffety Punk Theatre Company
presents a double feature of Greek classics

ANTIGONICK: The original hero of silenced women, Antigone, stands against tyranny and injustice through her words and deeds. In this new telling of Sophokles' classic tale, poet and translator Anne Carson presents an Antigone both inspiring and contemporary. With rich poetic language driving the action, Taffety Punk presents this epic story with an ensemble of actors, dancers, and musicians.  

THE FRAGMENTS OF SAPPHO: Starting with Anne Carson's unparalleled translation of all that remains of Sappho's poetry, choreograper Katie Sopoci Drake and director Marcus Kyd lead  an ensemble of dancers, actors, and musicians to explore the tension of loss and signal decay through what has been found.

Antigonick, text by Sophokles, translated by Anne Carson
directed by Kelsey Mesa

and

The Fragments of Sappho, original choreograpnhy by Katie Sopoci Drake
with text translated by Anne Carson

This double-feature will occupy 90 minutes of show time.

May 23  June 8, 2019
at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
545 7th Street SE
Washington, DC 20003

$15

www.taffetypunk.com


Thu 05/23   8:00pm (pay-what-you-can preview)
Fri 05/24   8:00pm (pay-what-you-can preview)
Sat 05/25   8:00pm (opening night)
Thu 05/30   8:00pm
Fri 05/31   8:00pm
Sat 06/01   2:30pm & 8:00pm
Mon 06/03   8:00pm
Wed 06/05   8:00pm
Thu 06/06   8:00pm
Fri 06/07   8:00pm
Sat 06/08   8:00pm (closing night)

Location

Taffety Punk Theatre Co at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (View)
545 7th Street SE
Washington, DC 20003
United States


Categories

Arts > Dance
Arts > Performance
Arts > Theatre
Music > All Ages
Music > Classical
Music > Experimental
Music > Punk
Music > Singer/Songwriter

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!

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