Oresteia Tickets

In this production of few words, Aeschylus’ trilogy becomes the catalyst for a future tragic form. A distinctive theatrical language of gesture, image, and sound emerges.

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About Oresteia - Off Broadway

Show Info

Opened
Aug 20, 2015
Closed
Aug 30, 2015

Summary

Classic Stage Company presents its inaugural GREEK FESTIVAL, including:

ORESTEIA
Inspired by AESCHYLUS
Conceived & Directed by JONATHAN VANDENBERG
In association with ASHES COMPANY

Aeschylus authored the oldest extant drama. The Oresteia, the only surviving trilogy of Ancient Greek tragedy, is an inexorable exploration of human nature. It exists at a threshold between old and new worlds. In this production of few words, Aeschylus’ trilogy becomes the catalyst for a future tragic form. A distinctive theatrical language of gesture, image, and sound emerges.

Venue

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Classic Stage Company

136 East 13th Street
New York, NY
(212) 677-4210