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A contemporary performance after Sophocles' Oedipus Cycle

PRELUDE Festival NYC 2015

The Brick, NYC, January 22-30, 2016

"...It requires your full attention, as you wrench out your own private moments of joy.… a world both hermetic and cracked open… the myths are alive, bigger than us, and liable to slip into our daily lives unexpectedly. In Horvitz’s work, where the true essence of the play is revealed incidentally, Jung’s combustible worldview is on full display." – Eric Marlin, New York Theater Review

"Can car horns become music?" – Rachel Abrams, Theater Is Easy

Created and Performed by Deidrea Hamid, Eliza McKelway, and Ryan Pater
"Colonus" sound installation by Adrian Knight, performed by David Lackner
Opening Video by Cassie McQuater
Conception, direction, and music by Asa Horvitz

Special thanks to Lukasz Korczak, Gedney Barclay, Scott Gibbons, John Tarrant and the Pacific Zen Institute

Funded in part by a grant from Rudolf Steiner Social Finance and a residency at The Brick