Because what's more relevant than a 2500-year-old story about leadership transition during a plague?
directed by Michael Barakiva
Saturday, October 3 & Sunday, October 4
Ariel Neema Blake
CREON, a Princess of Thebes, sister to Jocasta
TIRESIAS, an old blind prophet
OEDIPUS, supposed son of Polybus, King of Corinth;
now elected King of Thebes
A STRANGER from Corinth
A MESSENGER from the Palace
JOCASTA, Queen of Thebes;
widow of Laius, the former King; now wife of Oedipus
PRIEST of Zeus
Suzanne Agins & Michael Barakiva
Andrea Winter & Daniel Mintz
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The Upstart Creatures is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
We are performing today on the original land of the Lenape tribal nation. The Upstart Creatures acknowledge the painful history of genocide and forced removal from this territory, and we honor and respect the many diverse Indigenous peoples still connected to this land on which we perform.