ANTIGONE (BORN AGAINST.) Runs Nov. 30-Dec. 2

ANTIGONE hires posterANTIGONE (BORN AGAINST.)
Xavier University Theatre
Nov. 30-Dec. 2
Gallagher Student Center [Evanston]

Adapted by Griff Bludworth
Directed by Ed Stern
Produced by Stephen Skiles

Cast: Aiden Dalton as Creon, Andrew Leonard as Tiresias, Cassie Delicath as Corrine, Holly Taylor as Ismene, Hannah Sheppard as Antigone, Max Carlson as Haemon, Annie Mayer as Angela, Sam Martini as Captain Phillips, Nora Weisz as Woman 1, Cat Sholtis as Woman 2, Thomas Wehby as Man 1, Kertu Bell as Antigone US & Tess Chadwick as Swing

A new take on Sophocles’ tragedy, ANTIGONE (BORN AGAINST.) blurs the lines between adaptation and translation while placing contemporary issues of oppression front and center. Classical figures become recognizably human in this clash between justice and discrimination that is at once timeless and horrifically timely.

  • Fri, Nov. 30 at 7:30pm
  • Sat, Dec. 1 at 2pm & 7:30pm
  • Sun, Dec. 2 at 2pm

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