DIDASKALIA

LISTINGS: PERFORMANCES: NORTH AMERICA

Due to the delayed release of this issue, some of the events in the Listings sections have already taken place. We include them to provide the reader with a better sense of what is happening in ancient theater around the world.

CANADA

Euripides' Medea
translated by A. Podlecki,
directed by Barry W. Levy
with Catherine Williams as Medea and Jason Grey-Stanford as Jason
in 3/4 masks by Yvonne Weber

Magic Owl Theatre

Dec 1-11, Tue-Sun 8:00 PM
Sat and Sun matinees 2:00 PM

Advance tickets Can$15 for Adults, Can$10 for students and seniors
$3 more at the door, group rates and 2-for-1s available
Tickets through CBO 280-2801

Studio 16, 1555 W. 7th Ave.,
(between Granville and Fir)
Vancouver, BC
Canada

Contact Person: Barry Levy ph/fx (604) 688-0287


Aristophanes' The Clouds
Directed by Greg Robic
Produced by the Ancient Comic Drama Company

Sat. Jan. 28, 1995

Hart House Theatre
King's College Circle
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario

(This is a repeat of the March and August '94 production.)

For further information call: (416) 485-3171


Sophocles' Antigone
Directed by Paul Templin
Produced by the Hart House Players

Thurs 23-Sat.25 February, 1995
8:00 PM

Tickets Can$10 adults, Can$8 students and seniors

Hart House Theatre
King's College Circle
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario

For further information call: (416) 978-8668


The Frogs and The Assemblywomen by Aristophanes
Directed by Greg Robic
Produced by the Ancient Comic Drama Company

Thurs. 23-Sat. 25 February
Thurs. 2-Sat.4 March, 1995
8:00 PM

St. Michael's College Theatre
St. Joseph's St. just E. of Queen's Park Crescent
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario

The agon in Frogs will be between Wagner and A.S. Sullivan, of Gilbert &Sullivan.

For further information call: (416) 926-1300 x3325


Euripides' The Trojan Women
Translated and adapted by Gwendolyn MacEwen
Directed by Steven Bush
Produced by University College Drama Program

Tues. 24 Jan.-Sat. 4 February, 1995
8:00 PM

Helen Gardiner Phelan Playhouse
79A St. George St.
Toronto, Ontario

Tickets Can$8 adults, Can$6 students and seniors
For further information call: (416) 978 1505


UNITED STATES

.Robert Auletta's Adaptation of Aeschylus's 'The Oresteia':
Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, The Eumenides

Nov. 25 through Jan. 8

American Repertory Theatre
Loeb Drama Center
64 Brattle St.
Cambridge, MA

Times:

Agamemnon:

Dec. 20th at 8:00
21, 22 at 2:00
23 at 8:00
27 at 8:00
29th at 8:00
31 at 2:00
Jan 1 at 3:00
3 at 3:00
4 at 2:00
6 at 8:00
7 at 2 & 8

Libation Bearers and Eumenides

Dec. 21 & 22 AT 8:00
30 & 31 AT 8:00
Jan 1 at 7:00
4 & 5 at 8:00
8 at 3:00

Tickets:
Matinees $14, 26, 33
Weekdays (Tues, Wed, Th) $28, 34, 39
Fri & Sat $34, 38, 45
(All prices in US$)
Box Office: (617) 547-8300.


COMING SOON

Aristophanes' Birds at Wellesley College, Massachussetts

Aristophanes' Lysistrata at Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio

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