By Lisa Peterson,Denis O'Hare
Masterfully tailored by way of Lisa Peterson and Denis O’Hare
From Robert Fagles’s acclaimed translation, An Iliad telescopes Homer’s Trojan conflict epic right into a gripping monologue that captures either the heroism and horror of warfare. Crafted round the tales of Achilles and Hector, in language that's by way of turns poetic and conversational, An Iliad brilliantly refreshes this international vintage. What emerges is a robust piece of theatrical storytelling that vividly drives domestic the timelessness of mankind’s compulsion towards violence.
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