Texas Theatre and Dance presents The Women of ______ (a song not song) (Preview)

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Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Oscar G. Brockett Theatre, Austin TX

Feb 13
Texas Theatre and Dance presents The Women of ______ (a song not song) (Preview)

Inspired by Euripides’ The Women of Troy, The Women of _______ (a song not song) invites the audience to join nameless ghosts on a multilingual journey through poems and tales.

The Women of _______ (a song not song) is inspired by Euripides’ The Women of Troy, a tragedy in which the Trojan women mourn their fates after their husbands are killed and Troy burns. The play invites the audience to join a group of nameless ghosts on a multilingual journey through poems and tales, to restore dead memories, to trace linguistic and cultural annihilation and to speak for the silenced voices in history. As a partially-devised work collecting the voices of historically

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Preview performance admission: $5 for students, $10 for adults

Contact: 512-477-6060

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Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Oscar G. Brockett Theatre

300 East 23rd Street, Austin, TX 78712

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