Age of Rage (2021 - 2022)

Original id: 
Start date: 
20 June 2021
End date: 
8 May 2022
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Production notes: 
Premiere performance 20 Jun 2021. Adapted from six tragedies by Euripides and one by Aeschylus. 3 hrs and 45 mins (inc. interval).
Media of production: 
Dutch; Flemish

Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Selin Akkulak Actor Chorus
Birgit Boer Actor Chorus
An D'Huys Costume Designer
Ward Deketelaere Music BL!NDMAN [drums]
Hélène Devos Actor Elektra
Yves Goemaere Music BL!NDMAN [drums]
Janni Goslinga Actor Hekabe (part 1), Chorus leader (part 2)
Aus Greidanus Jr. Actor Talthybios
Emma Hanekroot Dancer Chorus
Maarten Heijmans Actor Atreus, Pylades, Polymestor
Hans Kesting Actor Agamemnon, Tyndareos
Minne Koole Actor Orestes (2022)
Gerard Koolschijn Translator
Achraf Koutet Actor Achilles, Artemis, Aigisthos, Apollo
Maria Kraakman Actor Kassandra
Katharina Ludwig Dancer Chorus
Majid Mardo Actor Orestes (2021)
Jesse Mensah Actor Chorus
Chris Nietvelt Actor Klytaimestra, Helena
Hannes Nieuwlaet Music BL!NDMAN [drums]
Ilke Paddenburg Actor Ifigeneia, Polyxene, Polydoros, Astyanax, Hermione
Gijs Scholten van Aschat Actor Menelaos, Tantalos
Eric Sleichim Composer
Koen Tachelet Adaptor
Koen Tachelet Dramaturg
Ivo van Hove Director
Ivo van Hove Adaptor
Wim Vandekeybus Choreographer
Jan Versweyveld Set Designer
Jan Versweyveld Lighting Designer
Bai Li Wiegmans Dancer Chorus
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Age of Rage Review – ancient Greek tragedy explodes into our times (Guardian) Webpage
Age of Rage – Barbican, London (the reviews hub) Webpage
Toneelgroep Amsterdam website: age of rage Website
ITA: Age of Rage - Meet the creative team (YouTube video) Online video
ITA: Age of Rage - Behind the Scenes (YouTube video) Online video
Barbican website: Digital Programmes: Internationaal Theater Amsterdam: Age of Rage Webpage
La Villette webpage: Age of Rage Webpage
De Singel website: Age of Rage Webpage
the arts desk - review - age of rage Webpage
Liam O'Dell review: Age of Rage Webpage
BWW Review: AGE OF RAGE Webpage
City A.M. Review - Age of Rage Webpage
Culture Whisper review: Age of Rage Webpage
There Ought to be Clowns: Review: Age of Rage Webpage
British Theatre Guide: review: Age of Rage Webpage
Plays to See: Review: Age of Rage Webpage
Ivo van Hove’s ITA on 20 years of shocking theatregoers (Guardian article) Webpage

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