Once Upon a Greek Stage

Written by:

Beth McMaster

Cast Size:
9

Roles For:

  • Men: 5
  • Women: 4

Genre:

TYA

Themes:

Chorus
Greek Play
Mythology

Length:

60 min.

Year Written:

1990

Synopsis:

“A juvenile version of Antigone that gives children not only the story but a feel for Greek theatre as it was performed in the 5th century B.C.” (From the CPO Website)

Characters:

Chorus / Audience (Female) / Protagonist who plays Antigone, Tiresias and Messenger / Deuteragonist who plays Creon / Tritagonist who plays Ismene, the Sentry and Haimon

First Produced:

1990, Peterborough Theatre Guild

Resources:

Once Upon a Greek Stage is available through the CPO Website.

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