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Euripides

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  • Greece's soothing hot springs

    Greece's soothing hot springs
    A fly landed on my nose, and I wanted to sneeze, but I didn't dare. Muscled masseur Manoli, who had just caked my face with a slime-ball of stinking sludge, warned me not to move a muscle if I wanted this sulfurous mud pack's miraculous properties to...
  • No laughs but plenty of relevance in 'The Trojan Women'

    No laughs but plenty of relevance in 'The Trojan Women'
    Now is the summer of our discontent. If you'd like a little theatrical relief from all that's ailing America's body politic, Anne Bogart and SITI Company are probably not your ticket. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Tragedian's name: The...
  • Theater: Garden of Delights

    Theater:  Garden of Delights
    On Connecticut stage this fall, we've got Greeks (The Oresteia, directed by Mitchell Polin at Trinity College Dec. 1-13) and Moderns (three world premieres this season at the Yale Repertory Theatre alone, starting with Amy Herzog's relationship drama...
  • Book review: 'The Information' by James Gleick

    Book review: 'The Information' by James Gleick
    The Information A History, a Theory, a Flood James Gleick Pantheon: 531 pp., $29.95 Partway through "The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood," James Gleick describes a technological innovation so transformative that it was heralded as "one of...
  • The best book events, readings, signings and lectures around Connecticut

    The best book events, readings, signings and lectures around Connecticut
    Maybe you love words and literature and writing and books, but maybe you don't actually want to, you know, read a bunch. Here are some literary events where you can go soak up some writerly atmosphere and company. Like books on tape, only with people....
  • Hotels, restaurants, activities in Venice, Santa Monica and Malibu

    WHERE TO STAY Hotel Erwin, 1697 Pacific Ave., Venice; (310) 452-1111 or (800) 786-7789, http://www.hotelerwin.com. 119 rooms in a lodging that was redone in 2009 by the trendy Joie de Vivre chain. One block from the beach and boardwalk. Rooftop bar. No...
  • What if Medea's children had lived?

    What if Medea's children had lived?
    In one of the most horrific events in theatrical literature, Euripides’ vengeful Medea answers her husband’s betrayal by murdering their offspring. Michael Elyanow recalls watching the Abbey Theater’s acclaimed Broadway production of...
  • Pulitzer-winning poet CK Williams gives free reading

     
    Pulitzer Prize winner CK Williams will give a free reading at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 13, as part of  the second annual Blue Flower Arts Winter Writers’ Conference hosted by Atlantic Center for the Arts. The public is invited to the event, which...
  • Opera review: Long Beach Opera stages abandoned opera in abandoned warehouse

     
    If Long Beach Opera opened its 2011 season Saturday with a radicalized version of Luigi Cherubini’s “Medea” in an abandoned furniture warehouse, the EXPO Building on Atlantic Avenue, well, somebody had to do something like this sooner or later. It.....
  • Theater review: 'Alceste' at Theatre of NOTE

     
    F. Kathleen Foley reviews 'Alceste' at Theatre of Note....
  • Culture Watch: Fiona Shaw at the Hammer Museum

     
    Fiona Shaw discusses theater and language at Hammer Museum...