Sophocles

Theater Review: These Plays Are 2,500 Years Old. But They Speak to Us Now

3 monthes ago   |   NY Times

Throughout Germany, ambitious modern reinventions of plays by Sophocles and Aeschylus argue for the timelessness of these ancient works.
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The Orchestra Brawls in a ‘Beer and Pizza' Oedipus Opera

6 monthes ago   |   NY Times

Mark-Anthony Turnage's raucous “Greek,” which moves Sophocles forward to an unsettled contemporary London, comes to the Brooklyn Academy of Music.
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The Year in Review

The Year in Review

7 monthes ago   |   Daniel Corey

"Self Portrait 2015" 8x6" 2015 has been really good to me in ways that most other years were not, there were also some significant negatives though.. I have regular medical and...
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Critic's Notebook: A Chorus Remembers Michael Brown in ‘Antigone in Ferguson'

9 monthes ago   |   NY Times

This combination of a classical tragedy and a contemporary discussion group finds a mirror for Ferguson, Mo., in ancient Thebes.
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How Next Wave Is It? Joseph V. Melillo Picks His Kind of Show From His Final Program

9 monthes ago   |   NY Times

From circus to Sophocles, the Brooklyn Academy of Music's executive producer leaves his mark.
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Review: Nature and Song Bring Electricity to ‘Gospel at Colonus'

9 monthes ago   |   NY Times

With its focus on exiles finding protection and outcasts earning redemption, this revival of the 1983 production feels more timely than ever.
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Public Theater Is to Stage ‘The Gospel at Colonus' in September

10 monthes ago   |   NY Times

This soul-infused interpretation of Sophocles' “Oedipus at Colonus” will return to New York for the first time since 2004.
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‘Antigone in Ferguson' Will Come to Harlem Stage This Fall

11 monthes ago   |   NY Times

The work is an adaptation of Sophocles's Greek tragedy that was conceived in the wake of Michael Brown's 2014 death in Missouri.
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Review: A Timely Take on ‘Oedipus' by Way of South Central Los Angeles

One year ago   |   NY Times

Luis Alfaro's “Oedipus El Rey” puts sex and violence front and center as it considers the fate of a young man shaped by the prison system.
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Review: What Would Sophocles Do? Pucker Up, Perhaps

2 years ago   |   NY Times

Both plays in “Two Class Acts” by A.R. Gurney look at how Hellenic-studies students and instructors explore the effect of changing times on tradition.
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