Crown of Shadows: the wake of odysseus -- A Modern-Day Odyssey
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The last date listed for Crown of Shadows: the wake of odysseus was Sunday May 6, 2012 / 3:00pm.
Currently at Round House Theatre - Bethesda
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Romantic entanglements upset life on a rural estate in Chekhov's masterpiece of unrequited love… More
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The Crown of Shadows is a new work at Roundhouse Theatre. Placed in Ithaica post Odyessy, it follows Odysseus's son. The play is very entertaining and the actor's do a wonderful job with such ancient characters, bring them to modern day life! ...continued
Telemachus: Michael Morrow Hammack
Penelope: Deborah Hazlett
Calliope: Julia Proctor
Chief/Suitors/Bennetos/Coach: Jefferson A. Russell
Recommended for ages 17 and older; contains brief nudity and adult situations.
Playwright Jason Gray Platt’s work has been produced and developed around the country by American Repertory Theater, Round House Theater, Red Bull Theater, Ensemble Studio Theatre, Clubbed Thumb, Abingdon Theatre Company, Columbia University, The Inkwell, The Inconvenience, and Samuel French. At Vassar he was awarded the Marilyn Swartz Seven award for best play in 2005, and the Molly Thacher Kazan Memorial Prize for distinction in the theater arts in 2006. He was also the runner-up for the 2007 Princess Grace Award in playwriting and a finalist for the 2009 and 2010 O’Neill Conference. Originally from Arizona, Jason now lives in Brooklyn and works for The Wooster Group. BA: Vassar, MFA: Columbia.
About the Ticket Supplier: Round House Theatre
Round House Theatre produces literary adaptations and contemporary works for the stage, conducts community-based education programs, and provides a home to diverse artists and arts organizations. Their work is expansive: they make art to explore big ideas, broaden minds, move hearts, exercise imaginations, and—ultimately—to build community through the shared experience of live theatre.