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The Greek Trilogy of Luis Alfaro: Alfaro’s Chicanx adaptations of ‘OEDIPUS EL REY’

Date
Jan 13, 2021 @ 12:00 AM
Cost
Free
Organizer’s Site
centertheatregroup.org/digitalstage/videos/oedipus-el-rey/
Council District
City Council District 14
Event Series Dates
January 1 - January 20

As he approaches the end of a lengthy prison sentence, Oedipus is ready to taste his long-awaited freedom. But physical liberation comes at a price, and life on the outside proves its own kind of prison ruled by a cruel and violent fate. Based on Sophocles’ classic tale, Oedipus El Rey is an urgent examination of modern institutions, social barriers, and the power of storytelling for those bold enough to challenge the gods of our time.

Performed in English with an option for Spanish captioning.

Location

Center Theatre Group – Digital Stage
Los Angeles,
Phone:
213.972.7376

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