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Round House Theatre - Bethesda
4545 East-West Highway Bethesda, MD 20814
240-644-1100
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"Crown of Shadows: the wake of odysseus"
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19 reviews
29 stars
attended Apr 18 2012

Highly interesting play. Excellent acting and character development Liked the writer's use of language. A very enjoyable evening of theater.

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2 reviews
9 stars
attended Apr 19 2012

Fantastic acting, great storytelling and set production.

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1 review
0 stars
attended Apr 29 2012

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

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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.

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