The Suppliant Women (2017)

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13 November 2017
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25 November 2017
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An Actor's Touring Company production, in association with the Young Vic and Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh. This production had an initial tour to Edinburgh (The Lyceum), Belfast (Belfast International Festival), Newcastle (Northern Stage), Manchester (Royal Exchange Theatre) and Dublin (Dublin Theatre Festival), with different community choruses in each production. See APGRD ID 13952 for material relating to the earlier tour (which ran 30/09/16 - 05/11/16).
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Person Role Notes
Callum Armstrong Music Aulos Player
Callum Armstrong Musician Aulos
Charles Balfour Lighting Designer
Oscar Batterham Actor King Pelasgos
Barnaby Brown Musician Aulos
John Browne Composer
Ben Burton Musician Percussion
Lizzie Clachan Designer
Omar Ebrahim Actor Danaos / Egyptian Herald
Ciara Fanning Stage Manager
Ramin Gray Director
David Greig Adaptor
Mary King Voice Director/Coach Vocal Leader
Alice Malin Assistant Director
Gemma May Actor Chorus Leader
Sasha Milavic Davies Choreographer
Bonnie Morris Assistant Stage Manager
Maz Nightingale Lighting Lighting Operator
Jules Richardson Assistant Stage Manager
Ian Ruffell Translator Prepared the literal translation
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Young Vic Theatre (London, Greater London, England) 13 November, 2017 to 25 November, 2017
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
The Independent Review: This pure, reality-dispelling drama resurrects an ancient play about women refugees Print-out archive
Financial Times Review: The Suppliant Women at the Young Vic, London Print-out archive
The 730 Review: The Suppliant Women (Young Vic) Review Print-out archive
A Younger Theatre Review: The Suppliant Women, The Young Vic Print-out archive
Broadway World Review: The Suppliant Women Print-out archive
Mature Times Review: Aeschylus' epic tragedy is 2,480 years old and is still topical Print-out archive
Theatreguide London Review: The Suppliant Women Print-out archive
Londonist Review: The World's Oldest State Of The Nation Play Gets Another Airing Print-out archive
Telegraph Review: A 2,500 year-old story with pungent modern resonances - The Suppliant Women, Young Vic, review Print-out archive
Timeout Review: The Suppliant Women review Print-out archive
Evening Standard Review: The Suppliant Women, theatre review: Rousingly topical look at refugees and women's rights Print-out archive
The Upcoming Review: The Suppliant Women at the Young Vic Print-out archive
Exeunt Magazine Review: The Suppliant Women at the Young Vic Print-out archive
Guardian Review: The Suppliant Women review - an astonishing Greek chorus finds its voice Print-out archive
Trailer: The Suppliant Women CD archive
What's On Stage Review: The Suppliant Women (Young Vic) Print-out archive
Programme: The Suppliant Women Programme archive
New York Review of Books : 'Euripides, with notes' Print-out archive
The Suppliant Women Book library

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