National Alliance for Musical Theatre announces additional casting for the 29th Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS, which takes place on Thursday, October 19 and Friday, October 20, 2017 at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street, between 8th and 9th.
Ancient Greeks saw it as a way to make people more honest citizens who were more likely to care for others. In her 1988 book, A Burst of Light, Audre Lorde wrote that "caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation and that is an act.
And then I suppose the strangest one of all to build up for the reader - even including the reader who knows nothing about Greek tragedy, who's never seen one of these plays - to build up the character of her son, Orestes, as a small boy first, as an.
Old-time, hillbilly, mountain music . There are many names for this tradition, and each one means something different depending who you ask. But they all, in essence, describe the same thing: the thousands of traditional songs played by those we today.
It took more than 100 years of searching but archaeologists have finally found a lost temple to the ancient Greek goddess Artemis ... the archer and the god of music and healing, and the daughter of Leto, with whom Zeus had the children outside of his.
This is the first recorded use of the term "democracy". Sasha Milavic Davies' choreography is first-rate, highly coordinated yet loose ... John Browne's musical composition involves deft percussion and an aulos, an ancient Greek wind instrument with a.
He has borrowed the main characters — Agememnon, his wife Clytemnestra, and their three children , Iphigenia, Electra, and Orestes — from the ancient Greeks , and re-animated their tragedies with intimate sagas of suffering you didn't hear from.
This was indeed an ancient grave, among the most spectacular archaeological discoveries in Greece in more than half a century—and the researchers were the first to open it since the day it was filled in. “It's incredible ... Near the ruins of the.
A report released by UNICEF on Wednesday shows the dramatic downgrade of children's living conditions in Greece , that is by far the leading country in which children are deprived of the basic essentials and services within the EU-14 at 45%. This figure.
A statue of the Greek writer Thucydides sits outside the Austrian capital in Vienna. More than 2,000 years ago, he noted the friction that led to war between an established power, Sparta, and a rising power, Athens. A new book by Harvard professor.
Well, that's one way to describe an ancient Greek epic. By Cameron Stallones' reckoning, Hercules was a cowboy. "I had never thought really at all about the Labors of Hercules," he tells NPR, "but then I started, and one thing that stands out.