The Odyssey: Episode 1 - The Lotus Eaters (2023)

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Start date: 
30 March 2023
End date: 
2 April 2023
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Production notes: 
Marking the 5th anniversary of the National Theatre's Public Acts programme. A multi-venue nationwide production of The Odyssey, told in 5 Episodes, with each episode created and performed by local community organisations in collaboration with the National Theatre. Episode 1: 6 performances took place between 30 March and 2 April. Episode 2: see ID 14775; Episode 3: ID 14776; Episode 4: ID 14777; Episode 5: ID 14778.
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Odyssey Homer
Person Role Notes
Tracey Booth Stage Manager
Patsy Browne-Hope Dancer Dance Artist / Performer
April Dalton Costume Designer
Gabriella Gay Writer Lead Writer / Performer. Adaptation developed by the company
Frank Hickman Dancer Dance Artist / Performer
Dina Inez Costumes
Sarah Nadin Designer Projection Design
Alex Shenton Lighting Designer
Bailey Thaw AKA Flashy9Chainz Dancer Dance Artist / Performer
Karl Waye Sound Engineer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Fenton Town Hall (Stoke-on-Trent, Stoke-on-Trent, England) 29 March, 2023 to 1 April, 2023 in The Ballroom

How to cite this production

The Odyssey: Episode 1 - The Lotus Eaters (2023), accessed at <2 December 2023>