3 – 24 September
Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
Commissioned by Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, Antigone is a contemporary retelling of Sophocles’s epic story by Barber Shop Chronicles writer, Inua Ellams. The creative team includes Carrie-Anne Ingrouille (choreographer), Polly Jerrold (Casting Director), Emma Laxton (sound designer), Shez Manzoor (composer), Khadija Raza (costume designer), Leslie Travers (set designer), Jo Tyabji (associate director) and Max Webster (director).
A torn family. A hostile state. One heroic brother. One misguided son. One conflicted sister, and the second is on the run.
A blistering retelling of the epic story from the writer of Barber Shop Chronicles, Inua Ellams.