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Charity number: 1077161

Company number: 3724349

Theatre

Oedipus

After Sophocles
by Lazarus Theatre Company

Dates
Tuesday 26 February 2013 - Saturday 23 March 2013
Post-show discussions:
Tuesdays 5 and 12 March
Wednesday Matinees:
4pm on the 13 and 20 March

In the glory of a united kingdom, Oedipus stands firm, strong and triumphant; his army basking in victory. Hearing of a prophesy that could bring ruin to all he has built, the King acts to avert this but in so doing, the ruin is all his.
Sophocles’ masterpiece becomes the first of the playwright’s works to be presented through the Lazarus storytelling method of text, movement and music.

A large ensemble shall create a kingdom at the edge of collapse, a city where the very core of society will never be the same again.

Reviews

Four Star Review in Entertainment Focus

Four Star Review in Everything Theatre

Four Star Review in One Stop Arts

Four Star Review in Broadway Baby

Four Star Review in Fringe Review


Director
Ricky Dukes
Assistant Directors
Rebecca Hill & Charlotte Lewis
Associate Director
Gavin Harrington-Odedra
Designed by
Max Dorey
Lighting Design by
Rachel Smith
Costume Design by
Alice Pocock
Sound Design by
Nick Kent
Original music composed by
James Fogarty
Adaptation by
Lazarus Theatre Company
Cast
Maria Alexe, Samantha Andersen, Sarah Barker, Edward Clements, Jack Cosgrove, Eleanor Dillon-Reams, Andrew Glen, Lucy Hagan-Walker, Robin Holden, Stuart Mortimer, Nasa Ohalet, Alec Parkinson, Martin Prest, Hanneke Talbot, Joseph Tweedale & James Unsworth.