Freaks & Greeks: Designing a 10-Hour Tantalus in Denver

Greek gods and mere mortals get another chance to settle their age-old battles in Tantalus, a 10 - hour play cycle (performed in 50 - minute segments over two days) based on the events surrounding the Trojan War. Written by John Barton in iambic pentameter verse, and directed by Peter Hall and Edward Hall, this colossal production premiered at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts in Colorado, in association with the Royal Shakespeare Company, last October. A UK tour of Tantalus begins th

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