Oct 15

Electra

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  • Add to Calendar 2020-10-15 20:00:00 2020-10-17 20:00:00 Electra After ten years away from home, Orestes has returned to the cursed palace committed to murdering his own mother, while his sister Electra mourns their murdered father and awaits her brother’s foretold arrival. Electra is the climax in a family's ongoing cycle of revenge. In the hands of Anne Carson, the tragedy is an urgent retelling, ripe with poetic humor and truth. Electra by Sophocles Translated by Anne Carson  Directed by Javier González   Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 8 PM – GET TICKETS Friday, October 16, 2020 at 8 PM – GET TICKETS Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 8 PM – GET TICKETS   Scenic Design Jian Jung Costume Design Jian Jung Lighting Design Jeanette Yew Sound Design Daniel Baker Assistant Director Celia Krefter Stage Management Daphne Liu With Barnard and Columbia students   Tickets Free, registration required in advance   Zoom/Streaming Information and performance links theatre.barnard.edu/stage-season   Barnard College Department of Theatre Columbia University Major in Drama & Theatre Arts   Image Barnard barnard-admin@digitalpulp.com America/New_York public

After ten years away from home, Orestes has returned to the cursed palace committed to murdering his own mother, while his sister Electra mourns their murdered father and awaits her brother’s foretold arrival. Electra is the climax in a family's ongoing cycle of revenge. In the hands of Anne Carson, the tragedy is an urgent retelling, ripe with poetic humor and truth.

Electra

by Sophocles

Translated by Anne Carson 

Directed by Javier González

 

Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 8 PM – GET TICKETS

Friday, October 16, 2020 at 8 PM – GET TICKETS

Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 8 PM – GET TICKETS

 

Scenic Design Jian Jung

Costume Design Jian Jung

Lighting Design Jeanette Yew

Sound Design Daniel Baker

Assistant Director Celia Krefter

Stage Management Daphne Liu

With Barnard and Columbia students

 

Tickets

Free, registration required in advance

 

Zoom/Streaming

Information and performance links

theatre.barnard.edu/stage-season

 

Barnard College Department of Theatre

Columbia University Major in Drama & Theatre Arts

 

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