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Antigone at the Barbican

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Last weekend, I went to see Antigone by Sophokles at the Barbican in a direction by Ivo van Hove. The later is directing as well “A View From The Bridge” which is currently a great success in London and will be broadcasted in cinemas by National Theatre Live (more info here). But let’s come back to Antigone 🙂 One of my reasons to go to see this play was that the frenchie Juliette Binoche is staring as the main actress. Continue Reading

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Electra at the Old Vic

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Last weekend, I went to see Electra at the Old Vic, directed by Ian Rickson, with Kristin Scott Thomas as the leading actress. The performance of the cast really recreated a heavy and tense atmosphere in the tradition of greek tragedies in this version of the Sophocles play adapted by Frank McGuinness!  Continue Reading