Sophocles’ Antigone: The Burial At Thebes

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SOPHOCLES’ ANTIGONE: THE BURIAL AT THEBES, translated by Seamus Heaney and directed by Roy Alexander Weise comes to Lyric Hammersmith.

The war has ended. Antigone, daughter of Oedipus, learns her brothers are dead.

When Creon, King of Thebes, grants the honour of a burial to one but not the other, Antigone and her sister much choose where their loyalties lie.

Roy Alexander Weise directs Nobel laureate Seamus Heaney‘s bold translation of SOPHOCLES‘ Antigone, in a large scale production feacturing a chorus of young performers from the Lyric Ensemble.

Booking Period

From 18 April 2020 to 16 May 2020

Weekly Performances

Monday 7:30PM
Tuesday 7:30PM
Wednesday 1:30PM, 7:30PM
Thursday 7:30PM
Friday 7:30PM
Saturday 2:30PM, 7:30PM

For booking enquiries

0800 912 6959

9am-10pm Monday to Saturday
10am-8pm Sundays GMT

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