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Loop Players Presents Electra by Sophocles, a New Adaptation by Frank McGuinness as its Fall Performance

Loop Players Presents Electra by Sophocles, a New Adaptation by Frank McGuinness as its Fall Performance

9/25/2012 12:00 AM

​Loop Players, the acclaimed 25-year-old theatre company at Harold Washington College, will perform Electra by Sophocles, a new adaption by Frank McGuiness this fall. The performance is a classic Greek drama with a modern twist and includes the timeless theme of revenge. The cast and crew is a mix of Harold Washington College students, amateurs and professionals.

Kathryn Nash, assistant professor in the English, Speech and Theatre Department, will direct Electra. Nash was recently appointed director of Loop Players and has enhanced student participation in casting and backstage crew. An added mission of Loop Players is to provide more "on-the-job" training which serves as a bridge to students transferring to four-year colleges or to professions in theatre in the Chicago area.

WHEN:  Wednesdays and Fridays Oct. 24, 26, 31, Nov. 2  7:15 p.m.

             Thursdays and Saturdays Oct. 25, 27, Nov. 1, 3  2:00 p.m.

WHERE:  Room 103, Washington Hall, Harold Washington College, 30 E. Lake St., Chicago, IL 60601

COST:  $5.00 Students and Seniors

           $10.00 General Admission

For reservations or more information call 312-553-5997 or email knash@ccc.edu.  

Contact Information

Media: Nikole Muzzy(847) 269-8674
Media: Nikole Muzzy
Phone: 
(847) 269-8674

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