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Seattle Rep - Leo K. Theatre
2nd and Mercer in the Seattle Center 155 Mercer Street Seattle, WA 98109
206-443-2222
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"An Iliad"
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An Iliad proves an ancient tale can still be meaningfully and well-told.” —The Seattle Times
“It’s a brilliant tour-de-force, unveiling an Iliad you’ve likely never seen before.” —The Sun Break
“The Seattle Rep has capped off what has already been a stellar season with yet another gem.” —Broadway World
“…the play takes flight and Hans Altwies as the storyteller of Homer’s sweeping saga of gods, heroes, and war starts to weave the tale and draw you in.” —Seattle Gay Scene

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Created by Denis O’Hare and Lisa Peterson

Directed by Lisa Peterson

A new take on one of history’s most famous and exciting tales, _An Iliad pulls from Homer’s sweeping fable of gods, heroes and the Trojan War, and weaves his timeless legends with modern stories of war and revenge. Created by acclaimed Broadway actor Denis O’Hare and director Lisa Peterson and starring Seattle actor Hans Altwies (_The Seafarer, The Three Musketeers), this captivating theatrical experience takes audiences on an unforgettable trip celebrating the art of storytelling.