Performed by Denis O’Hare
Written by Denis O’Hare and Lisa Peterson
Based on Homer’s Iliad
Translated by Robert Fagles
Directed by Lisa Peterson
An Iliad is pure theatre: shocking, glorious, primal and deeply satisfying. TIME OUT NEW YORK
A tale of gods and goddesses, undying love and endless battles, told by a single narrator whose enigmatic stories reverberate with today’s headlines.
Homer’s epic of war at the gates of Troy is thrillingly transformed in the natural scenic beauty of the Sunken Gardens, as Tony Award winner Denis O’Hare brings this classic tale into the modern day with a tour de force performance.
Over 90 profoundly entertaining minutes, O’Hare is our guide for one of history’s greatest adventures, exploring humanity’s unshakeable attraction to violence, destruction and chaos.
ARTIST TALK: Wed 19 Feb, post-show
Show duration: 90min no interval
Outdoor venue with reserved seating
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Image: Joan Marcus
Sun 16 Feb, 8pm
Mon 17 Feb, 8pm
Tue 18 Feb, 8pm
Wed 19 Feb, 8pm
Fri 21 Feb, 8pm
Sat 22 Feb, 8pm
Sun 23 Feb, 8pm
Tue 25 Feb, 8pm
Wed 26 Feb, 8pm
Fri 28 Feb, 8pm
|FT Student (U30)||$25|
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