The Birds

The Birds

I’m going to this production of ‘The Birds’ in Tring (where I live!) on Thursday 5th – let me know if you’re coming too! First performed in Athens in 414BC, this Greek comedy was written by Aristophanes. With the themes of power, greed, democracy and the search for the perfect way of life this play […]

Sophocles’ ‘Antigone’ performed in Greek at St Paul’s Girls’ School, Hammersmith

Sophocles’ ‘Antigone’ performed in Greek at St Paul’s Girls’ School, Hammersmith

An abridged performance of Sophocles’ play Antigone, in the original Greek with English surtitles, will take place on Thursday 22nd March 2012 at St Paul’s Girls’ School. We should be delighted to welcome individuals or groups of students to attend this performance, which will take place in the school’s Singing Hall between 6 and 7 […]

Medea

Medea

Classics Play 2012 – ‘Medea’ by Euripides Thursday 22nd & Friday 23rd March 2012 Although it was first performed two-and-a-half millennia ago, Medea remains one of the most shocking tragedies of all time.  It tells the story of a woman whose anger and vengeful pride drove her to commit the worst crime a woman can: […]