Her Antigone is in love with the idea of martyrdom. Carson’s work is more of a rewriting than a translation of the Sophoclean story. It is riveting and humorous. At one point, Kreon arrives with.
Due to sold-out houses and enthusiastic reviews, Handcart Ensemble, in cooperation with THEATRES AT 45 BLEECKER STREET, will remount "Homer’s. has brought a wonderful new translation of this epic.
Artistic Director Carey Perloff will direct the French classic adapted and translated by Timberlake Wertenbaker, whose critically acclaimed translations of Hecuba and Antigone. and fresh.
Irish novelist Edna O’Brien and Irish poet Paula Meehan, who holds the title of Ireland Professor of Poetry. Antigone bemoans Creon’s edict barring her from burying her brother. After an evening.
Extraterritorial (1971), another essay collection, tackled chess, Chomsky’s linguistics, translation, “difficult” writers. but less accessible to the non-specialist reader: on the Antigone myth, on.
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It highlighted, too, the art of literary translation, as Lisa Dillman investigated. One of them is holding a poetry book, which attracts the sneers of the policeman: “Lookie here at the educated.
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Manning says the idea for an opera based on the Antigone legend came when he bought a copy of Seamus Heaney’s new translation of Sophocles’s play. a composer with such a perfect understanding of.
What is it? Performed by the Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company, The Burial at Thebes is a 21st-century retelling of Sophocles’ Antigone by the Nobel Prize-winning poet and best-selling author.
Russo chose a modern translation of the play by Paul Woodruff. but all the beauty of the poetry remains.” Antigone is one of two surviving children of Oedipus, the accursed late king of Thebes. At.
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and so it is all the more remarkable that her Antigone is by far the strangest and most idiosyncratic. Carson is both a classical scholar and an exceptional lyric poet. Her own poetry has an.
In 1960 he places himself as leader of the regenerative cultural-political movement in Greece centered on the union of poetry and music. the major work being the ballet Antigone commissioned by.
The real attraction is Carson’s translation. Though there are moments of preciousness—Antigone and Ismene quote Hegel—her poetry is light, swift, and beautiful. Kreon decrees that Antigone’s.
His other productions with the company include Dreyer’s "Ordet," the Balzac novel "The Wild Ass’s Skin" (anthologized in Plays & Playwrights 2002 as a verse adaptation), the NY premiere of "The Burial.
Review: Isis meets Antigone in Home Fire, a love story both ancient and modern. openly gay poet to hold the position in its almost 350-year history. Her first poetry collection – Standing Female.
There’s nothing dry, classical or lecture-like in Rachel Christopher’s highly emotive performance in “An Iliad,” which was adapted from Homer by Lisa Peterson and Denis O’Hare (from Robert Fagles’.
Due to sold-out houses and enthusiastic reviews, Handcart Ensemble, in cooperation with THEATRES AT 45 BLEECKER STREET, will remount "Homer’s Odyssey: a Retelling by Simon Armitage" as an. (a.
NYtheatre.com (Martin Denton) wrote, "Handcart Ensemble, one of New York’s most invaluable though less-well-known treasures, has brought a wonderful new translation of this. at Thebes" (a version.