Friday 11 June 2021, 2.00PM to 21:00
This is the story of Odysseus' journey over long years and treacherous seas as he makes his way back to his homeland. It is a journey that will see him face gods and monsters, difficult choices, and bloody revenge. He must do whatever it takes to return to his beloved wife and son.
A new adaptation of Homer’s The Odyssey from a translation by Emily Wilson. Along with a variety of events across the weekend, the productions will be performed live and streamed to you by emerging theatre-makers from the University of York. You can catch one, two, or even all three parts of this reimagined and gripping epic adventure.
Part 1 - Legacy 14.00-15.00
Part 2 - Homecoming 17.00-18.00
Part 3 - Vengeance 20.00-21.00
As this is a chronological story told in three parts, you will receive three zoom links - one for each play. We invite you to watch all three to get the full experience - the choice is up to you! However, if there is a specific time you would like to attend, please click that time on the booking system below.
This is a free production and will be live-streamed on the night. You will receive a ticket link 24 hours before the show goes live.
View the programme: The Odyssey Programme (PDF , 1,477kb)
Location: Online via Zoom