The gods roar overhead as Obie Award-winner Lisa Peterson directs Tony Award-winner Denis O’Hare in a breathtakingly-relevant, modern retelling of Homer’s epic poem, The Iliad.
Performed by Denis O’Hare
Adapted by Denis O’Hare and Lisa Peterson based on
Robert Fagles’ translation of The Iliad
Directed by Lisa Peterson
Winner of the 2012 Obie Award for Outstanding Performance
Featuring a powerful score by composer Mark Bennett and performed live by acclaimed bassist Brian Ellingsen.
“Pure theatre: shocking, glorious, primal and deeply satisfying.”—Time Out, New York
“Theatrical storytelling at its most vital.”—Boston Globe
An Iliad Public Programs
Pre-Show Cocktails sponsored by Scene Magazine | September 27, 5:30pm
Post-Show Discussion with the Artist | University Students | September 28, 9pm