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UMD Theatre presents Sophocles’ ancient tragedy, Antigone. The play’s universal questions of power and civic duty are posed through a modern translation reflecting current political conflicts. The show is directed by Jenna Soleo-Shanks and based on the translation by Don Taylor.
Performances run Sept. 28-30 and Oct. 3-7 at 7:30 p.m. with one Sunday matinee on Oct. 1 at 2 p.m.
The show runs approximately one hour and forty minutes with no intermission. Tickets are $21 for adults, $16 for senior citizens and UMD staff, $10 for non-UMD students and $8 for UMD students.
Related Special Events
Sept. 28 – Opening night post-show reception.
Oct. 1 – ASL interpreted performance (courtesy of our UMD Office of Disability Resources).
Oct. 3 – TalkBack post-show discussion with UMD professors Eve Rabinoff & Jeff Rop.
Oct. 4 – TalkBack post-show discussion with UMD music student/composer Will Brueggemann & UMD MMAD Lab video producer Dan Fitzpatrick.