Another Funny Thing in Maine

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
by Shevelove, Gelbard, Sondheim, based on Plautus
23 July-31 August
Monday - Satuday, 8:30 PM

Wednesday and Thursday, 2:30PM
Tickets $24
Ogunquit Playhouse
P.O. Box 915

Ogunquit, ME 03907

Box Office: +1 207-646-2402; 207-646-5511; Fax +1 207-646-4732

Tragedy, Anyone?

Sophocles's Antigone

A new sung-through musical adaptation by Denning and Reeve
15-20 August (not Thursday or Saturday); 22-27 Aug (not Thursday or Saturday) at 19:30

Tickets: £10
Wimbledon Theatre
The Broadway
London SW19 1QG

Box Office: +44 (0) 020 8540 0362.

or order tickets online at What's On.

Nearest railway station: Wimbledon (London Underground)

Not unnoticed in Whitehall

Eurydice, by Jean Anouilh, in a translation by Peter Meyer

Simon Godwin directs Straydogs Company with Desmond Barritt
12 July-14 August
Whitehall Theatre

14 Whitehall
London SW1A 2DY
Box Office: +44 (0) 020 7369 1735

or order tickets online at What's On.

Nearest railway station: Charing Cross (London Underground)

Egyptians, Romans, Early Christians Crowd Globe Stage

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
New Globe Walk
London SE1 9DT
Box Office: +44 (0) 020 7401 9919

or order tickets online at What's On.

Nearest railway station: London Bridge (London Underground)

Love in the Open Air

Shakespeare's Venus and Adonis, directed by Sarah Wooley
13 - 14 August
Tickets £8.00 to £21.50

Open Air Theatre
Regent's Park
London NW1 4NP
Tel. +44 (0)171 486 1933

or order tickets online at What's On.

Tragic Highlights at Edinburgh Fringe

8-30 August, 1999

Edinburgh Festival Fringe
180 High Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1QS
Tel: [+44] (0)131 226 5257
Fax: [+44] (0)131 220 4205

Early Warning

Antigone, in new version written and directed by Declan Donnellan and designed by Nick Ormerod, will open at the Old Vic on Oct. 15 for a strictly limited season of 15 weeks, and will have a short national tour, visiting Guildford, Bath, Richmond and Malvern, prior to London. For further details, contact 011-44-171-369 1787. Savoy Theatre box office: 011-44-171-836 8888.

And not Least, Something for the Children

Perseus, The Gorgon Slayer, in a Workshop for 8-10 year olds, conducted by Stop the Clock Theatre Company
16 - 20 August, 10:00-16:00.Whether you perform as Perseus, Medusa or an 'impossible odd' you will have a whale of a week of drama workshops, with occasional forays into prop, set and costume making!
Performance for family and friends at 15:00 Friday 20th, Tickets: £50

Theatre Royal
Avon BA1 1ET
Tel. +44 (0) 01225 448 844.

Didaskalia: Ancient Theater Today / UC Berkeley / edited by Sallie Goetsch and C. W. Marshall/ /ISSN 1321-4853

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Last updated 13 June 1999.