University of Portland: Alkestis by Euripides

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Event:
University of Portland: Alkestis by Euripides
Start:
November 8, 2013 7:30 pm
End:
November 16, 2013 9:30 pm
Cost:
$5 to $10
Organizer:
University of Portland School of Performing & Fine Arts
Phone:
503-943-8000
Updated:
September 15, 2013
Venue:
Mago Hunt Theater on the campus of the University of Portland
Phone:
503-943-7202
Address:
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5000 N Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
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Alkestis is an ancient story of the living dead. It is the story of a woman fated to die in her husband’s place. Most importantly, it is a story about what lingers after. In this production of Euripides’s earliest known work, an all female cast gathers to celebrate and mourn the woman, Alkestis. Directed by Andrew Wardenaar. Performances: November 8-9, 7:30; November 10, 2:00 p.m.; November 14-16, 7:30 p.m. Tickets available beginning Monday, Oct. 28 from the Mago Hunt Box Office, (503) 943-7287 or email magohuntboxoffice@up.edu.