Antigone in Ferguson (2018 - 2019)

Original id: 
14522
Start date: 
12 September 2018
End date: 
13 July 2019
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Adaptation
Production notes: 
A revival of Antigone in Ferguson 2016 (ID 14523). 'The project fuses a dramatic reading by leading actors of excerpts from Sophocles’ Greek tragedy with live choral music performed by a choir of activists, police officers, youth, and concerned citizens from Ferguson and New York City. The performance is the catalyst for panel and audience-driven discussions about racialized violence, structural oppression, misogyny, gender violence, and social justice, which serve as the core component of the event.' Rotating cast.
Media of production: 
Vocal music (non-theatrical), accompanied/unaccompanied (oratorio, cantata etc)
Stage-play
Languages: 
English
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Antigone in Ferguson (2018 - 2019), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/14522 <26 November 2020>