"The Trojan War: Our Warrior Chorus"
Saturday, Apr. 1, 8 p.m.
$35/$25 veterans and current military; $20 MCC tax district residents
Classic myths of ancient Greece and Rome are set against the compelling narratives of modern war. "The Trojan War" incorporates Aquila’s distinctive theatrical style of combining superb acting with expert movement, original music, innovative design and groundbreaking direction. Gripping stories of modern war will be woven into the narrative of the ancient myths in a multimedia format that uses live action, film, bold projections, thrilling music and American combat veterans.
The Warrior Chorus is a national program that brings together men and women who served in the United States military and trains them to the highest level in the performing arts and humanities.
The performance is rated PG-13, and is appropriate for minors ages 13 and older with the permission of a parent.
Length of performance: Approximately 2 hours.
Get smart! Read this article, "Aquila’s “The Trojan War: Our Warrior Chorus” — The Role of the Chorus in Greek Theatre," to find out the historical context of this performance.