Antigone in Ferguson

Antigone in Ferguson Takes Over Brooklyn this summer from May 8 to July 13, 2019, presented by the Brooklyn Public Library at St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church in Brooklyn Heights.

Antigone in Ferguson

St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church | Brooklyn Heights

Antigone in Ferguson takes over Brooklyn this summer from May 8 to July 13, 2019, presented by the Brooklyn Public Library at St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church in Brooklyn Heights.

This innovative project fuses dramatic readings by acclaimed actors of Sophocles’ Antigone with live choral music. Each performance culminates in a powerful, audience-driven discussion of race and gender-based violence and social justice.

The performances feature a rotating cast of actors, including Amy Ryan, Chris Noth, Paul Giamatti, Jumaane Williams, Kathryn Erbe, Obi Abili, Linda Powell, Josh Hamilton, and David Strathairn, along with a lineup of guest choirs including R.Evolucion Latina, Brooklyn Interdenominational Chorus, United Voices of Hope, The Guardians and Bethel Gospel Assembly.

FREE tickets are available for Wednesday through Saturday 7:00pm-9:30pm, and Saturday Matinees from 2:00pm-5:30pm, through https://antigoneinferguson.eventbrite.com or by calling (917) 426-3233. For all inquries, including accessibility accommodations, you can also email AIFinfo@theaterofwar.com.

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