The Penelopiad- A play by Margaret Atwood
- 6:00 pm on Thursday, February 28, 2013
- 10:00 pm on Thursday, February 28, 2013
- Calderwood Pavilion in the Wimberly Theatre at the BCA
The events of The Odyssey as told by Penelope. From a 21st century Hades, Odysseus’s ever-faithful wife and her twelve handmaidens recall life in Sparta, Penelope’s marriage to Odysseus, her clever dismissal of would-be suitors during Odysseus’ long absence, and the bloody aftermath of his return from war. Featuring BU School of Theatre Assistant Professor Christine Hamel in the title role. Directed by Elaine Vaan Hogue. Register Now!